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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

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
Date Title
Jan. 16, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Senate Passes Budget Bill with Hundreds of Millions for Hawaii
Jan. 14, 2014 Civil Beat - $1T Federal Omnibus Bill Means $744M for Hawaii
Jan. 5, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Mend the safety net, advance early education
Dec. 19, 2013 Hirono Attaches Key Measures For Hawaii to Defense Bill That Heads To President Obama
Nov. 19, 2013 Hirono, Heller Work To Help Filipino Veterans Receive Deserved Benefits
Nov. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Joined by Survivors, Retired General, Advocates Kick Off Final Two-Week Push For Creating an Independent Military Justice System - Defense Bill Expected on The Floor Before Thanksgiving
Nov. 6, 2013 Hirono Joins Bipartisan Group of Colleagues to Call for Fair Military Justice System for Sexual Assault Survivors
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Pay National Guard, Reserves During Shutdown
Sept. 20, 2013 Hirono Discusses Rebalance to the Pacific With Top Military, Defense Leaders
Sept. 10, 2013 Hirono Statement Following President Obama's Speech on Syria
Aug. 30, 2013 Hirono Joins National Defense-Focused Delegation to Key Asia-Pacific Nations
Aug. 22, 2013 Hirono Joins Secretary of Defense in Visit with Marines in Kaneohe
Aug. 22, 2013 Hawaii News Now - Defense Secretary Meets With Military, Thanks Hawaii
June 18, 2013 Hirono and Armed Services Colleagues Complete Markup of Defense Bill, Include Millions in Military Construction Funding, Honor Inouye
April 9, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Commitee - China's Engagement in North Korea
March 21, 2013 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2014
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 14, 2013 Department of Defense, Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2013
Feb. 26, 2013 Senator Mazie K. Hirono Joins Senate Colleagues in Voting to Confirm President Obama's Secretary of Defense Nominee
Feb. 12, 2013 At Senate Armed Services Hearing, Senator Mazie K. Hirono Questions Joint Chiefs of Staff on Potential Impact of Sequestration on Military Readiness in the Pacific.
Jan. 31, 2013 Hearing of the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services - Confirmation Hearing of the Nomination of the Honorable Charles T. Hagel
Sept. 12, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on Tragic Death of American Officials in Benghazi, Libya
May 31, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Votes to Support Health Services for Veterans, Invest in Military Construction Projects
May 22, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $366 Million for Military Construction, Support for Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs
May 18, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Stands with Bipartisan Group to Fight to Uphold the Constitution and Protect civil liberties
May 18, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Supports Passage of the 2013 National Defense Authorization Act
May 1, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on Historic Agreement Marking Beginning of the End of U.S. Combat Operations in Afghanistan
March 27, 2012 Letter to Leon E. Panetta, Secretary of Defense
Feb. 1, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Supports Early End to U.S. Combat Action in Afghanistan
Aug. 22, 2011 Honolulu Civil Beat - When Hawaii's U.S. Reps Don't Vote the Same Way
June 24, 2011 Authorizing Limited Use of Armed Forces in Libya
June 22, 2011 Statement of Congresswoman Hirono on President Obama's Announced Troop Drawdown from Afghanistan
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 2, 2011 Statement of Congresswoman Hirono on the Successful U.S. Mission to Hunt Down Osama bin Laden
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
March 10, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman
Nov. 17, 2010 Congresswoman Hirono Urges Eligible Service Members to Apply for "Stop Loss" Pay
Dec. 1, 2009 HawaiiNewsNow: Hawaii Delegation Reacts To President Obama's Strategy On Afghanistan
May 15, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Votes Against Further Funding of the Iraq War
Oct. 9, 2007 War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2007
June 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney Leads Bipartisan Effort for Independent GAO Study into Body Armor Protection for U.S. Troops
June 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney Leads Bipartisan Effort for Independent GAO Study into Body Armor Protection for U.S. Troops
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 15, 2007 Accountability in Contracting Act
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 6, 2007 In Support of HR 808, Establishing the Department of Peace and Nonviolence
Sept. 18, 2006 Message From Mazie 09-18-2006
Jan. 1, 1 National Issues
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