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Inouye

Daniel Inouye has died. He’d represented Hawaii since it came into the union 53 years ago. More importantly, he was a genuine hero:

Inouye was a World War II hero and Medal of Honor winner who lost an arm to a German hand grenade during a battle in Italy. He became the first Japanese-American to serve in Congress, when he was elected to the House in 1959, the year Hawaii became a state. He

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