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  • Gabbard meets with Egyptian leaders

    Cairo, Egypt (Nov. 23, 2015) — With Congress in recess until Dec. 1, U.S. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-2), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, was in Cairo on Sunday to meet with Egyptian leaders.

    U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Meets with Egypt President el-Sisi and Other Leaders in Cairo.

  • Gabbard urges Obama to focus on IS

    WASHINGTON >> In an unusual alliance, a House Democrat and Republican have teamed up to urge the Obama administration to stop trying to overthrow Syrian President Bashar Assad and focus all its efforts on destroying Islamic State militants.

    Reps. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, and Austin Scott, R-Ga., introduced legislation Friday to end what they called an "illegal war" to overthrow Assad, the leader of Syria accused of killing tens of thousands of Syrian citizens in a more than 4-year-old civil war entangled in a battle against IS extremists, also known as ISIS.

  • US Representative Tulsi Gabbard on veterans, Red Hill, and Syria

    The nation just observed Veteran’s Day to thank our military members for preserving America’s freedom. US Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D- Hawaii), herself a veteran, spent her Veteran’s Day morning on Kauai, thanking veterans for their service. She says she met two of the oldest veterans on the island: ages 100 and 102 years old!

    “This is also the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War. I met with and thanked some Vietnam vets who were moved to tears because no one had ever thanked them for their service,” she reflects solemnly.

  • Gabbard says wait time at VA exposed failures

    By U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard

    POSTED: 1:30 a.m. HST, Nov 8, 2015

    The effect and cost of war on our troops is undeniable. It takes a toll on the toughest among them. Coming home should offer peace and a chance to heal.

    But the reality is that our veterans often come home indelibly changed, marked with the scars of war. They deal with wounds that are both visible and invisible. I've seen firsthand the true cost of war, and through our veterans, we see how that cost continues long after they come home.

  • Video: Bill Maher Interviews Tulsi Gabbard on Real Time LIVE

    Bill Maher Interviews Tulsi Gabbard on Real Time LIVE