Tag: Tulsi Gabbard

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 26: US representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) delivers remarks on the second day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 26, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Democratic National Convention kicked off July 25. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)

The New Yorker: What Does Tulsi Gabbard Believe?

An article appearing in the New Yorker explores the many sides of Tulsi Gabbard. A supporter of Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential election, an advocate for veterans, and vocal critic of America’s intervention, Kelefa Sanneh details the beliefs of Hawaii Democratic congresswoman:

Bernie Sanders and Tulsi Gabbard (Evan Vucci / Associated Press)

Bernie Sanders Campaigns with DNC Rebel Tulsi Gabbard

PALO ALTO, California — Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) provided a “snapshot” of his foreign policy to members of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community on Wednesday as he spoke alongside Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) at two events in Palo Alto, one of which drew over 4,000 people.

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Hawaii Declares State of Emergency over Zika, Dengue

Hawaii’s governor David Ige declared a state of emergency for mosquito-borne illnesses on Sunday, including Zika and dengue fever. The latter has been an especially urgent concern, with over 250 confirmed cases of dengue reported during the current outbreak.


Dem Rep Gabbard: Hillary and Obama Are Wrong About Islamic State

Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) argued that Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and President Obama’s assessments of the US’ ISIS strategies are wrong on Tuesday’s “The Lead with Jake Tapper.” Gabbard was asked, “Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, during the

DNC Chair Denies Banning Rep. Gabbard From Debate

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Democratic National Committee chairwomen Debbie Wasserman Schultz denied reports that Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), a vice chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, was disinvited from the first Democratic presidential debate in Las Vegas by a


Tulsi Gabbard: Terrorism Is About Ideology, Not Poverty

Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) argued that terrorism is “not about people who are alienated” or impoverished, but really caused by Islamic extremism on Monday’s “Situation Room” on CNN. After being read President Obama’s concern about the “alienated, youth” population turning

Dem Rep Gabbard: Obama ISIS Strategy Is Failing

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Iraq war veteran Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) said President Barack Obama is continuing the failed policy of propping up the heavily Iranian influenced Shia-led government in Iraq that caused ISIS, which is Sunni, to


Dem Rep Gabbard: ‘I’m Cynical’ About Iran Deal

Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) reported “I’m cynical about whether this deal can happen” regarding US negotiations with Iran on Tuesday’s “On the Record” on the Fox News Channel. “I think you have to talk about enrichment, the fact that that


Gabbard: White House Ignoring My Critiques of Terror Rhetoric

Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), an Iraq War veteran who has, on multiple occasions, criticized the Obama administration’s rhetoric on Islamist terror, reported that no one at the White House has reached out to her about her concerns on Wednesday’s “Situation Room”


Tulsi Gabbard: WH Extremism Summit ‘Diversion’

Representative and Iraq War veteran Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) argued the White House’s summit on violent extremism was “a diversion from what our real focus needs to be, and that focus is on this Islamic extremist threat” on Wednesday’s “Your World