House of Representatives
Congressmember Tulsi Gabbard was elected to Congress for Hawai'i's 2nd District in 2012. A passionate environmentalist, she started an environmental non-profit as a teenager, and served two deployments in the Middle East in the Army National Guard. Tulsi is one of only two female combat veterans in the House and the first Hindu elected to Congress. She embodies the Aloha spirit unique to Hawai'i.