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Senator Daniel Inouye

Why We Need More Leaders Like This In Congress

Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

One year ago, the United States lost one of its most beloved and devoted public servants. Senator Daniel Inouye (D) was many things: a father, a h...

Daniel Inouye's Unfinished Memorial Day Mission

Daniel Treiman | Posted 07.28.2013 | Politics
Daniel Treiman

Restoring Memorial Day to its traditional date would be a fitting tribute to Daniel Inouye and his distinguished seven decades of service.

Sen. Inouye's Message to the 113th Congress

Al Eisele | Posted 03.01.2013 | Politics
Al Eisele

It was 40 years to the day since Daniel Inouye had been elected to represent the new state of Hawaii in Congress and he still couldn't believe his good fortune.

What Sen. Inouye's Death Means for Japanese-Americans

Kathryn Ibata-Arens | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics
Kathryn Ibata-Arens

Sen. Inouye holds a special place in the hearts of those of us working to support the U.S.-Japan partnership. His story reminds us of our shared history and how far we have come. It is fitting that the senator's last word was "aloha."

Washington Saying Goodbye To Inouye At Memorial

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — With reverential words and warm memories, President Barack Obama on Friday led the admirers paying tribute to the late Sen. Daniel ...

Dying Senator's 'Last Wish' Revealed

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) had a letter delivered to the state's governor before his death Monday, indicating his preference for a successor. ...

Senate's Senior Member Dies

Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii), the Senate's most senior member, died Monday at the age of 88, according to reports from the Washington Post and the As...

Dem Senator Remains Hospitalized, In Stable Condition

AP | Posted 12.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A spokesman for Sen. Daniel Inouye (ih-NOH'-way) says the Hawaii Democrat is stable but there is "no timetable" for his release from a W...

Mitt Romney's "Fake-Facts"

Lee A. Saunders | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics
Lee A. Saunders

It is clear that Romney and his allies have decided not to discuss Obamacare factually. They know that if they told the truth about the law, the public would not support their efforts to overturn it.

The New Indian Fighters: Lt. Col. McCaskill and Major WaPo

Stephanie Woodard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stephanie Woodard

Some non-Native executives hired by unsophisticated local people have bilked ANCs.

A Vanishing American Remembrance?

Ed Hooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ed Hooper

It wasn't until 1968 that Congress made Decoration Day an official U.S. holiday called Memorial Day and then moved its observance to the last Monday in the month to create a three-day holiday weekend.