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Tulsi Gabbard

Tulsi Gabbard is an American politician, United States Army Reserve officer and political commentator who served as the U.S. representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district from 2013 to 2021. Gabbard was the first Hindu member of Congress and also the first Samoan-American voting member of Congress. She was a candidate for the Democratic nomination in the 2020 United States presidential election, before leaving the party and becoming an independent in October 2022.
  • Personal 

  • Education 

  • Military service 

  • Hawaii House of Representatives (2002–2004) 

  • Honolulu City Council (2011–2012) 

  • 2012 election and first term (113th Congress) 

  • Second term (114th Congress) 

  • Third term (115th Congress) 

  • Fourth term (116th Congress) 

  • Democratic National Committee 

  • 2020 presidential campaign 

  • Post-presidential primary activities 

  • Political positions 

  • Drug policy and criminal justice reform 

  • Environment 

  • Foreign affairs 

  • Healthcare and GMO labeling 

  • First impeachment of Donald Trump 

  • LGBT issues