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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
March 5, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs
March 4, 2014 Hirono Commends Obama Budget That Takes Significant Steps to Close Opportunity Gap
Jan. 8, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act -- Motion To Proceed
Dec. 18, 2013 Hirono Votes To Pass Bipartisan Budget Deal That Removes Threat of Government Shutdown, Eases Pain of Sequestration
Dec. 11, 2013 Hirono's Bipartisan Amendment to Promote Telehealth in Military Health System Included in Defense Authorization Deal
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Oct. 31, 2013 Military Times - Senators Seek to Fix ER Reimbursement Loophole for New Vets
Oct. 30, 2013 Hirono, Moran, Isakson and Begich Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Extend Emergency Care Coverage for Veterans
Oct. 1, 2013 Huffington Post - Women Senators: GOP's Birth Control Amendment 'Defies Logic'
Jan. 30, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health
Aug. 30, 2012 University of Hawaii to Receive More than $1.2 Million to Support Breast Cancer
Aug. 12, 2012 Hirono Addresses Lingle's Press Conference Remarks
July 31, 2012 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
July 11, 2012 KITV.com - Hawaii House Delegation Responds to Health Care Repeal
June 29, 2012 Hawaii to Receive Nearly $7 Million for Hospital and Public Health Emergency Preparedness
June 28, 2012 Hawaii's Congressional Delegation Supports Ruling
May 31, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Votes to Support Health Services for Veterans, Invest in Military Construction Projects
April 2, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on the Awarding of $2.8 million in Federal Support for Hawaii HIV/AIDS Programs
March 29, 2012 Hirono Votes to Protect Seniors, Women, Students and Middle Class Families
March 26, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 23, 2012 Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Applauds the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary
March 22, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Feb. 28, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More Than $200,000 for Community Health Centers
Dec. 1, 2011 Hawaii to Receive More Than $14 Million to Establish Online Health Insurance Exchange
Nov. 8, 2011 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Oct. 13, 2011 Protect Life Act
Sept. 23, 2011 CAPAC Members Hold Historic First Meeting with President Obama
Sept. 20, 2011 Children with Autism to Receive Support for Research and Treatment with Passage of Legislation Co-Sponsored by Congresswoman Hirono
Sept. 20, 2011 Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011
Aug. 19, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Announces $1.5 million for Hawaii to Help Children Get Healthy School Meals
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 3, 2011 Introduction of the Asthma Management Plans in School Act
April 15, 2011 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012
April 5, 2011 In Opposition to the Ryan Budget
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act
March 30, 2011 Continue Funding for Community Health Centers
March 1, 2011 Introduction of the Shingles Prevention Act
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 17, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Feb. 10, 2011 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform
Jan. 21, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Announces 20,527 Hawaii Seniors Have Now Received Prescription Drug "Donut Hole' Checks
Jan. 19, 2011 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act
March 21, 2010 Statement In Support Of HR 4872, The Health And Student Loan Reconciliation Bill
March 21, 2010 Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010--Continued
March 21, 2010 Congresswoman Hirono Votes In Favor Of Sweeping Health Care Reform
March 19, 2010 $3,435,221 Federal Health And Human Services Grant Promotes Healthy Living On Kauai And Maui $3,435,221 Federal Health And Human Services Grant Promotes Healthy Living On Kauai And Maui
March 18, 2010 Statement In Support Of Healthcare Reform
March 18, 2010 The Importance Of Health Care Reform To Women
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
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