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Rep. Gabbard and Sen. Hirono urge support of emergency funding to combat the Zika virus

Tuesday (May 17), Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and more than 120 lawmakers urged House Speaker Paul Ryan to take action to combat the Zika virus by bringing the President’s request for $1.9 billion in emergency funding to the House floor. Senator Mazie K. Hirono Tuesday (May 17) voted in support of more than $1 billion […]

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Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard hosts a Telephone Town Hall meeting on May 11, 2016.

Rep Gabbard holds Telephone Town Hall to discuss dengue fever and Zika virus

This evening, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) hosted an interactive “Telephone Town Hall” meeting with residents of Hawaii’s Second Congressional District to discuss dengue fever, Zika, and other mosquito borne illnesses. Expert guests Chief Darryl Oliveira from HawaiÊ»i County Civil Defense and State Epidemiologist Dr. Sarah Park were featured on the call to share important updates […]

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