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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
March 27, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser: Haiyan Aid Donations Now Offer Tax Breaks
March 27, 2014 Bloomberg: Typhoon Tax Break: Still Time for Aid
March 26, 2014 Star Advertiser: Hirono Sees First Bill as a Federal Lawmaker Pass
March 26, 2014 Expedited Tax Relief Available Now for Charitable Giving to the Philippines
March 26, 2014 The Manila Times: Obama signs PH Charitable Giving Assistance Act
March 24, 2014 Bipartisan Phillipines Charitable Giving Assistance Act on the Way to President Obama for Signature
March 7, 2014 Senate Unanimously Passes Reid, Hirono, Heller, Menendez, Bipartisan Philippines Charitable Giving Assistance Act
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator, US Environmental Protection Agency - Advanced Biofuel Incentives That Move Beyond Corn-Based Ethanol
Nov. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Aug. 26, 2013 Hirono Discusses Her Childhood in Japan And Stresses Importance of Hawaii-Japan Relationship
Feb. 7, 2013 Hawaii Delegation Announces Maui County Will Receive Smart Growth Assistance From the US EPA
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health
Sept. 21, 2012 Hirono: Combining Four Bad Ideas Doesn't Equal Jobs--It Just Equals One Extremely Bad Idea
Aug. 28, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Applauds Finalization of Historic Fuel Efficiency Standards
Aug. 15, 2012 Asia-Pacific Clean Energy Summit and Expo: Congresswoman Hirono Calls for National Renewable Energy and Efficiency Standard
July 25, 2012 Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan
June 29, 2012 Letter to Admiral Robert J. Papp, Commandant, United States Coast Guard
June 4, 2012 University of Hawaii to Recieve $6 Million to Support Biofuel Initiative
May 31, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $2.8 Million for Coral Reef Protection and Coastal Zone Management
May 31, 2012 Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps to Receive More than $1.25 Million to Support Community Service
May 25, 2012 Hawaii to Receive $2.07 Million to Combat Invasive Species and Plant Disease
April 20, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on Earth Day
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Feb. 3, 2012 Reintroduction of the Ka'u Coast Preservation Act
Feb. 3, 2012 Reintroduction of the North Maui Coastal Preservation Act of 2012
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Nov. 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Ken Salazar, Secretary of Interior
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to Department of State Inspector General Geisel
Oct. 24, 2011 The Maui News - Job Creation Among Top Issues for Isle Residents
Oct. 5, 2011 Cement Sector Regulatory Relief Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Lisa Jackson, EPA
July 27, 2011 Department of the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
July 15, 2011 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 11, 2011 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1231, Reversing President Obama's Offshore Moratorium Act
April 22, 2011 Earth Day: A Billion Acts of Green
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 10, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Agencies
Sept. 28, 2010 Letter to The President
June 15, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward, Chief Executive Officer of BP
June 9, 2010 World Ocean Day
June 9, 2010 Letter to Tony Hayward Chief Executive Officer, BP
April 15, 2010 Clean Estuaries Act Of 2010
Oct. 29, 2009 Congresswoman Hirono Helps Secure $12.3 million In Hawaii Funding In FY2010 Interior Appropriations Bill
May 21, 2009 Introduction of the Ka`u Coast Preservation Act
March 25, 2009 Legislation Containing Congresswoman Hirono's Kalaupapa Memorial Act Is Cleared For The President's Signature
March 12, 2009 Water Quality Investment Act Of 2009
March 12, 2009 Congresswoman Hirono Votes To Invest In Improved Water Quality, Public Health
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