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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements

Full Name: Mazie K. Hirono
Office: U.S. Senate (HI) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Leighton Kim Oshima; 1 Stepchild: Malia
Birth Date: 11/03/1947
Birth Place: Fukushima, Japan
Home City: Honolulu, HI
Religion: Buddhist
Date Title
Issue Position: Education Reform
Issue Position: Military and Veterans
Issue Position: What Trade Policies Do You Support? How Do You Propose to Stimulate Economic Growth in Domestic and International Markets?
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Filipino Veterans
Issue Position: Labor
Issue Position: Women's Issues
Issue Position: Native Hawaiian
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Renewable Energy
Issue Position: What Are Our Most Pressing Foreign Policy Problems and How Do You Propose to Address Them?
Issue Position: Military and Veterans
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: Accessible and Affordable Healthcare
Issue Position: Medicare
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: What Should Be Our Nation's Defense Spending Priorities?
Issue Position: How Do You Propose to Improve the Quality and Availability of Education?
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: What Policies Do You Support to Fight Crime? What Are Your Ideas for Ensuring Public Safety?
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: What Congressional Initiatives Are Necessary to Ensure Full Civil Rights for Women and Minorities?
Issue Position: What Federal Policies Do You Support to Help People Balance Work and Family Responsibilities?
Issue Position: What is Your Position on the War in Iraq?
Issue Position: What Proposals Do You Support to Stimulate the Economy? What Priorities Should We Have in the Federal Budget?
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: What Are Your Environmental Priorities? What Specific Measures Would You Like to Enact?
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: What Measures Do You Propose to Ensure Adequate Health Care for All Americans? What Are Your Ideas for Health Care Cost Containment?
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: What Policies Do You Support to Reduce Poverty?
Aug. 21, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission - Protect Service Members from Abusive Loan Contracts
Aug. 19, 2014 Hirono Hears from Hawaii Veterans, Questions VA Officials on Health Care in Hawaii
Aug. 18, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education and Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - Raise Awareness of Higher Education Tax Credits
Aug. 18, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Greater Nuclear Security and Nonproliferation Efforts
Aug. 15, 2014 Hirono Announces Over $16 Million for Hilo International Airport
Aug. 14, 2014 Letter to Senator Mikulski, Senator Shelby, Senator Udall, and Senator Johanns - Stop Postal Service Cuts
Aug. 5, 2014 Hirono Announces $4 Million Grant for Rehabilitation of Kalaeloa Airport Hangar
Aug. 1, 2014 Hirono Announces $12.3 Million to Support Native Hawaiian Health Care Centers
July 31, 2014 Making Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for the Fiscal Year Ending September 30, 2014
July 31, 2014 Hirono Votes to Pass Bipartisan Veterans Legislation and Extend Highway Funding
July 30, 2014 Hirono Applauds Confirmation of Erika Moritsugu
July 29, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
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