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Daniel Akaka, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Daniel Kahikina Akaka, Sr.
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Chong; 5 Children: Millannie, Daniel Jr., Gerard, Alan, Nicholas
Birth Date: 09/11/1924
Birth Place: Honolulu, HI
Home City: Honolulu, HI
Religion: Congregationalist
Date Title
Sept. 14, 2012 Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Examines Controversial Supreme Court Decisions Carcieri and Patchak
July 31, 2012 Hearing of the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - State of Federal Privacy and Data Security Law: Lagging Behind the Times?
July 17, 2012 Disclose Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 8, 2012 Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing Examines Concerns With the Universal Service Fund Reform
May 22, 2012 Akaka, Inouye Respond to Attack on Judicial Conference in Hawaii
May 18, 2012 Hearing of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee - Fulfilling the Federal Trust Responsibility: The Foundation of the Government-to-Government Relationship
May 17, 2012 Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Examines the Federal Trust Responsibility
March 7, 2012 Tribal Nations Legislative Summit Speech
Dec. 8, 2011 Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing Explores the Effect of Tax Policy on Economic Development
Dec. 8, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs - Oversight on How State and Federal Tax Policies Significantly Impact the Development of New Markets in Indian Country
Dec. 1, 2011 Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing Identifies Carcieri Decision as Largest Obstacle to Economic Development, Job Creation
Dec. 1, 2011 Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing Identifies Carcieri Decision as Largest Obstacle to Economic Development, Job Creation
Oct. 25, 2011 Senator Akaka Introduces Bill to Modernize the Privacy Act
Oct. 18, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
Oct. 13, 2011 Indian Affairs: Carcieri Crisis Hearing Commences with Concerns, Concludes with Bicameral/Bipartisan Charge for Legislative Fix
Sept. 23, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nominations
Aug. 25, 2011 Speech at Annual Native Hawaiian Convention
June 24, 2011 Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Holds Hearing on Indian Reorganization Act
May 11, 2011 Durbin, Reid, Menendez, 30 Others Introduce the DREAM Act
May 9, 2011 Akaka Co-Hosts Native Conference on Legal Empowerment for Indigenous Peoples
April 7, 2011 Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act and 'Carcieri Fix' Approved by Senate Indian Affairs Committee
March 30, 2011 Chairman Akaka Introduces Legislation to Fix Carcieri Supreme Court Ruling
March 30, 2011 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to Sebastián Piñera, President of Chile
Feb. 3, 2011 Letter to Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary U.S. Department of State
Aug. 20, 2010 Letter to The Honorable John F. Clark Director U.S. Marshals Service
Aug. 5, 2010 U.S. Senate Confirms Elena Kagan to Supreme Court
Aug. 4, 2010 Executive Session
June 22, 2010 Statement on the Passing of Chief Justice William S. Richardson
June 22, 2010 Additional Statements
May 19, 2010 Akaka Meet with Supreme Court Nominee Elena Kagan
April 21, 2010 Magistrate Judge Leslie E. Kobayashi Nominated to Serve as U.S. District Judge for Hawaii
Aug. 5, 2009 Nomination Of Sonia Sotomayor To Be An Associate Justice Of The Supreme Court Of The United States--Continued
June 11, 2009 Hearing of the Oversight of Government Management, The Federal Workforce and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs - S. 372, The Whistleblower Protection Enhancement Act of 2009
June 11, 2009 Akaka Meets with Supreme Court Nominee Sotomayor
May 12, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee - Nominations
May 6, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee - Nominations
April 30, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee - Nominations
March 31, 2009 Akaka Statement on Supreme Court Ruling
March 26, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee - Enhancing Investor Protection And The Regulation Of Securities Markets - Part II
March 25, 2009 Panel II Of A Hearing Of The Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
March 2, 2009 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 15, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 13, 2008 Non-Foreign Area Retirement Equity Assurance Act of 2008
June 14, 2007 Government Accountability Project: "Senate Committee Advances Whistleblower Protection Legislation"
Sept. 8, 2006 Congress Must Strengthen Whistleblower Protections
June 27, 2006 Federal Workers' Rights Cannot Be Ignored, Akaka Says
June 7, 2006 Marriage Protection Amendment - Motion to Proceed
May 30, 2006 Akaka Says Supreme Court Ruling Will Discourage Whistleblower Disclosures of Government Wrongdoing
May 25, 2006 Dissent to the United States Commission on Civil Rights Report on S. 147
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