New Hawaiian Senator To Be Named On Wednesday

From ThinkProgress Tue Dec 25 2012, 15:30:35

Hawaii will get a new senator on Wednesday to replace Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-HI), who passed away last week. Inouye, 88, was the longest serving member of the Senate and third in line for the presidency. Gov. Neil Abercrombie (D-HI) announced on Christmas Eve that he would appoint a replacement for Inouye's seat, after Senate [...]

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