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Hawaii Congress Members Want Answers for Missile Alert Mistake: 'The Whole State Was Terrified'

Mediaite logo Mediaite 1/13/2018 Josh Feldman
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For a few minutes on Saturday, Hawaiians were panicking over a false alarm saying there was a missile inbound. And the entire congressional delegation of Hawaii is demanding answers to what happened.

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard was quick to tweet it was a false alarm, and she subsequently called into CNN to talk about what happened and said they’re getting to the bottom of it:

Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa, Senator Brian Schatz, and Senator Mazie Hirono also took to Twitter to demand answers:

Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and other lawmakers are looking for answers about the mistake. © Drew Angerer, Getty Images Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard and other lawmakers are looking for answers about the mistake.


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