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EVENT:  Hawaii State Fire Council Fire Prevention Week Proclamation Presentation TIME:    10 a.m. PLACE:  Governor’s Ceremonial Room, State Capitol, 5th Floor (UPDATED LOCATION) This event will be streamed live at: http://ltgov.hawaii.gov/   EVENT:  Brief Update on Federal Government Shutdown TIME:    immediately following proclamation presentation PLACE:  Governor’s Ceremonial Room, State Capitol, 5th Floor This event will ...
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Honolulu — Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui joined families to welcome home sailors of the USS Chung-Hoon.  Nearly 280 sailors returned to its homeport at Pearl Harbor after a six-month deployment in the Western Pacific.  In April, the Chung-Hoon participated in the fourth annual Naval Engagement Activity with the Vietnam People’s Navy in Da Nang where ...
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Honolulu –Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui will be recognizing outstanding State of Hawaii employees at the annual Governor’s Awards Ceremony on Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 1:30 p.m. at the Hawai‘i State Capitol Auditorium. The employees who will be recognized have been chosen as their departments’ employee, manager, and team of the year. This year, 17 team ...
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Honolulu—In observance of Fire Prevention Week, Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui will be presenting a proclamation to the Hawaii State Fire Council. “It is important for us to recognize our firefighters who risk their lives every day to ensure our safety and security,” said Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui. “During Fire Prevention Week, we would like to bring ...
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In response to the federal government shutdown, Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui released this statement: “It is extremely unfortunate that Congress was unable to reach agreement on a federal spending plan because a federal shutdown will ultimately negatively impact all states and could derail economic recovery.   Governor Abercrombie’s Administration, including his financial team, has put forth ...
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Honolulu – Acting Governor Shan Tsutsui today announced the release of more than $26.4 million in capital improvement projects for priority repairs and improvements at state facilities and highways under the purview of the Department of Transportation. “These investments will increase the safety of our residents while traveling on our highways as well as support ...
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Honolulu–  It was a proud day for more than 60 service members at the Joint Pearl Harbor-Hickam graduation ceremony.  Many of them worked towards their degrees while on deployment.  The degrees varied from Associate of Arts in General Studies to Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management to a Master of Science in Information Technology, Management Concentration ...
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Honolulu – Ninety-seven new Americans from 28 different countries stood proud as they officially became new Americans.  Lieutenant Governor ShanTsutsui delivered remarks after they took the Oath of Allegiance at the Naturalization Ceremony held at the USS Missouri. “For all of you, the American dream is within reach and I encourage all of you to ...
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Honolulu – Thanks to a public-private partnership, Oceanic Time Warner Cable internet customers can now be connected to the TWCWifi network at the Stan Sheriff Arena.  Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui helped launch the feature along with Bob Barlow, president of Oceanic Time Warner Cable, UH Athletics Director Ben Jay, and UH Associate Athletics Director John ...
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Honolulu –  With a paint brush in hand, Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui started his busy day alongside volunteers painting a family’s home in Kahului as part of the Habitat for Humanity’s 7th Annual Build-A-Thon on Maui. Lieutenant Governor Tsutsui also gave remarks and presented a proclamation recognizing and thanking participants for their hard work and dedication ...
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