First Anniversary of the Passing of Senator Daniel K. Inouye

Dec 17, 2013

Irene Hirano Inouye posed next to a portrait of her husband at the NOAA Daniel K. Inouye Regional Center named in the late senator's honor.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka
Former Senator Daniel Akaka (left) and Former Governor George Ariyoshi shared their fond memories of Senator Daniel K. Inouye.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka

Senator Daniel K. Inouye passed away unexpectedly one year ago today…after representing Hawai’i for more than five decades at our nation’s Capitol.   As HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports many political leaders have fond memories of the state’s senior senator.