Stories tagged: Defense appropriations
Tue., Dec. 18, 2012, 12:47 a.m.
Hawaii’s Inouye, senator and war hero, dies at 88
HONOLULU (AP) — On Dec. 7, 1941, high school senior Daniel Inouye knew he and other Japanese-Americans would face trouble when he saw Japanese dive bombers, torpedo planes and fighters …
Mon., Dec. 17, 2012, 3:57 p.m.
Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii dead at 88
WASHINGTON (AP) — Recovering from war wounds that left him with one arm, Danny Inouye wanted a cigarette and needed a light. The nurse at the Army hospital in Michigan …
Mon., Dec. 3, 2012, 3:39 p.m.
Cuomo says he’s ‘optimistic’ on Sandy aid
WASHINGTON (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo emerged Monday from meetings with top Obama administration officials and congressional leaders “optimistic” that Congress will act quickly to provides tens of …