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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Agriculture and Food

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
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Agriculture
May 5, 2014 Hirono, Gabbard Announce $1 Million in Funds to Fight the Coffee Berry Borer
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary, US Department of Agriculture - Calls On Obama Administration To Implement Livestock Disaster Programs Immediately
Feb. 3, 2014 Agricultural Act of 2014
Jan. 29, 2014 Hirono Applauds Measure to Fight Coffee Berry Borer in Farm Bill
Jan. 14, 2014 Civil Beat - $1T Federal Omnibus Bill Means $744M for Hawaii
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senate's Farm Bill Conferees - Give Strong Support to Beginning Farmers & Ranchers
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Conferees - Farm Bill and beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program
Oct. 16, 2013 Time - Women Are the Only Adults Left in Washington
Sept. 11, 2013 Hirono Hails USDA Lifting Bad on Shipping Hawaii Avocados to Mainland
July 11, 2013 Hirono, USDA Announce First Major Federal Initiative to Fight Coffee
May 25, 2012 Hawaii to Receive $2.07 Million to Combat Invasive Species and Plant Disease
May 18, 2012 Hawaii Farmers and Ranchers to Receive Transportation Reimbursements
May 11, 2012 MaziEmail: We Are Not a Dependent Peopl
Nov. 14, 2011 Field Hearing of the Hawaii Department of Agriculture - Safeguarding Hawaii's Ecosystem and Agriculture Against Invasive Species
June 15, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
June 14, 2011 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 24, 2011 44 House Members Call on President to Enforce Law to Protect Wild Lands
July 9, 2009 Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 17, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Announces Availability of Disaster Aid for Hawai'i Farmers
June 5, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Announces Federal Funding For Kauai Habitat for Humanity
May 15, 2008 Farm Bill Draws Support of Isle Congressional Delegation
July 27, 2007 Congresswoman Hirono Votes for Farm Bill to Support Hawai‘i Farmers,
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Agriculture
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Sustainability
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