Senator Mazie K. Hirono's Public Statements


Full Name: Mazie K. Hirono
Current Office: U.S. Senate - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Last 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
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3/05/14 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration - FDA's Proposed Rule to Protect Consumers of Generic Drugs 3/04/14 Hirono Commends Obama Budget That Takes Significant Steps to Close Opportunity Gap 1/08/14 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act -- Motion To Proceed 12/18/13 Hirono Votes To Pass Bipartisan Budget Deal That Removes Threat of Government Shutdown, Eases Pain of Sequestration 12/11/13 Hirono's Bipartisan Amendment to Promote Telehealth in Military Health System Included in Defense Authorization Deal 11/15/13 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research 10/31/13 Military Times - Senators Seek to Fix ER Reimbursement Loophole for New Vets 10/30/13 Hirono, Moran, Isakson and Begich Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Extend Emergency Care Coverage for Veterans 10/01/13 Huffington Post - Women Senators: GOP's Birth Control Amendment 'Defies Logic' 1/30/13 Letter to President Obama - Protect Public Health 8/30/12 University of Hawaii to Receive More than $1.2 Million to Support Breast Cancer 8/12/12 Hirono Addresses Lingle's Press Conference Remarks 7/31/12 District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act 7/11/12 - Hawaii House Delegation Responds to Health Care Repeal 6/29/12 Hawaii to Receive Nearly $7 Million for Hospital and Public Health Emergency Preparedness 6/28/12 Hawaii's Congressional Delegation Supports Ruling 5/31/12 Congresswoman Hirono Votes to Support Health Services for Veterans, Invest in Military Construction Projects 4/02/12 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on the Awarding of $2.8 million in Federal Support for Hawaii HIV/AIDS Programs 3/29/12 Hirono Votes to Protect Seniors, Women, Students and Middle Class Families 3/26/12 CAPAC Members Applaud the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary 3/23/12 Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus Applauds the Affordable Care Act on its Second Anniversary 3/22/12 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act 2/28/12 Hawaii to Receive More Than $200,000 for Community Health Centers 12/01/11 Hawaii to Receive More Than $14 Million to Establish Online Health Insurance Exchange 11/08/11 Kucinich, Burton and Young Lead Bipartisan Appeal to Protect Men from Prostate Cancer 11/01/11 Letter to Speaker Boehner 10/13/11 Protect Life Act 9/23/11 CAPAC Members Hold Historic First Meeting with President Obama 9/20/11 Children with Autism to Receive Support for Research and Treatment with Passage of Legislation Co-Sponsored by Congresswoman Hirono 9/20/11 Combating Autism Reauthorization Act of 2011 8/19/11 Congresswoman Hirono Announces $1.5 million for Hawaii to Help Children Get Healthy School Meals 7/15/11 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States 5/03/11 Introduction of the Asthma Management Plans in School Act 4/15/11 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2012 4/05/11 In Opposition to the Ryan Budget 4/01/11 Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke Reintroduces H.R. 1319, the Global Sexual & Reproductive Health Act 3/30/11 Continue Funding for Community Health Centers 3/01/11 Introduction of the Shingles Prevention Act 2/18/11 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 2/17/11 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011 2/10/11 Letter to Justice Clarence Thomas, U.S. Supreme Court - Recusing Himself from Deliberations on Healthcare Reform 1/21/11 Congresswoman Hirono Announces 20,527 Hawaii Seniors Have Now Received Prescription Drug "Donut Hole' Checks 1/19/11 Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act 3/21/10 Statement In Support Of HR 4872, The Health And Student Loan Reconciliation Bill 3/21/10 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 3/21/10 Congresswoman Hirono Votes In Favor Of Sweeping Health Care Reform 3/19/10 $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 3/18/10 Statement In Support Of Healthcare Reform 3/18/10 The Importance Of Health Care Reform To Women 3/16/10 Health Care Reform