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August 3, 2014

Takai: Extremely disappointed with Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby ruling

HONOLULU (June 30, 2014) — “I am extremely disappointed with today’s Supreme Court Hobby Lobby ruling that now allows certain for-profit companies to deny coverage of specific birth control methods if those methods conflict with the owners’ religious belief,” Mark Takai, a...
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Congressmen Mike Honda and Mark Takano endorse Mark Takai for Congress

Congressional Progressive Caucus members support Takai in race for Hawaii’s First District WASHINGTON, DC — Congressmen Mike Honda (D-CA) and Mark Takano (D-CA) today announced their endorsement of Mark Takai, who is running for Hawaii’s first congressional district. Honda and...
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Sierra Club Endorses Mark Takai for Congress

HONOLULU (June 11, 2014) – Recognizing his commitment to protect the environment and to promote alternative energy, the Sierra Club of Hawaii endorsed Mark Takai for Congress. “Mark Takai has been a strong champion for energy independence,” said Scott Glenn, Hawaii Chair for the...
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Takai: Appalled, disgusted with VA scandal “Priority and focus must be on the veterans.”

HONOLULU (May 21, 2014) – The head of the State House of Representatives’ Veterans and Military Affairs Committee spoke frankly today about the new U.S. Veterans Administration scandal that accuses a VA medical center in Phoenix of not adequately treating VA patients, which...
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