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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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: What is Your Position on the War in Iraq?
Issue Position: What Are Our Most Pressing Foreign Policy Problems and How Do You Propose to Address Them?
June 19, 2014 Sens. Menendez, Durbin, Hirono, and Reps. Gutierrez and Roybal-Allard Discuss Humanitarian and Refugee Children Crisis at the Border
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
May 8, 2014 Hirono Votes to Confirm Hawaii-Raised Executive, Punahou Graduate to Serve as U.S. Representative to United Nations in Geneva
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
April 8, 2014 Sens. Hirono, Lee, Kirk & Klobuchar Introduce Job-Creating Visa Waiver Bill
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Aug. 26, 2013 Hirono Discusses Her Childhood in Japan And Stresses Importance of Hawaii-Japan Relationship
Aug. 6, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Defeating the Lord's Resistance Army
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iranian Nuclear Program
May 20, 2013 Senate Judiciary Committee Adopts Hirono Measures Supporting Dreamers, Victims of Child Trafficking
April 11, 2013 Senator Hirono Unveils Bipartisan Legislation that Fixes Restrictive Visa Laws for Hong Kong Visitors, Aims to Boost Hong Kong Tourism in Hawaii
April 9, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Commitee - China's Engagement in North Korea
March 19, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Urge UN Members to Renounce Statements Made Against Women by Muslim Brotherhood
March 7, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry - Prioritize Global Women's Rights
Feb. 15, 2013 Senator Mazie K. Hirono to Lead Congressional Study Group on Japan
Jan. 31, 2013 Hearing of the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services - Confirmation Hearing of the Nomination of the Honorable Charles T. Hagel
July 23, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
May 10, 2012 "Travel Weekly": Travel Industry Fights to Be Heard During an Election Year
May 1, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on Historic Agreement Marking Beginning of the End of U.S. Combat Operations in Afghanistan
Dec. 21, 2011 Federal Government to Develop Plan to Address Burden of Cofa Migrants
Nov. 4, 2011 Congress Passes APEC Business Travel Cards Act
Oct. 26, 2011 U.S. House Passes Legislation to Make APEC Member Business Travel Easier
Oct. 20, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on Death of Muammar Qaddafi
Aug. 22, 2011 Honolulu Civil Beat - When Hawaii's U.S. Reps Don't Vote the Same Way
July 20, 2011 Hirono Calls for House Foreign Affairs Committee to Preserve East-West Center
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 31, 2011 Hearing of the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee - East-West Center in the Fiscal Year 2012
March 17, 2011 Afghanistan War Powers Resolution
March 11, 2011 CAPAC Members Express Condolences for Victims of Disasters in Japan, Stand Ready to Support in Recovery Efforts
March 10, 2011 Letter to Pete King, U.S. Representative, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman - Homegrown Terrorism
March 10, 2011 McGovern Joins Colleagues Urging Rep. King to Focus on All Terrorist Extremism
Feb. 17, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 1, 2009 HawaiiNewsNow: Hawaii Delegation Reacts To President Obama's Strategy On Afghanistan
Oct. 14, 2009 Condolences To Indonesia For Earthquake Destruction
Dec. 3, 2008 Letter to Robert Zoellick, President of the World Bank
May 15, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Votes Against Further Funding of the Iraq War
July 16, 2007 Congresswoman Hirono Supports Legislation to Ease Passport Backlog
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
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