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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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: Military and Veterans
Issue Position: What is Your Position on the War in Iraq?
Issue Position: Military and Veterans
Aug. 21, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission - Protect Service Members from Abusive Loan Contracts
May 16, 2014 Hirono Fights for National Guard
April 30, 2014 Senate Resolution 431 - Honoring Military Children During the National Month of the Military Child
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
Feb. 12, 2014 Hirono Votes to Safeguard Military Retirees
Feb. 6, 2014 Ahead of Sexual Assault Vote Expected on Senate Floor Next Week, Bipartisan Group of Senators, Survivors, Advocates Continue Push for Independent Military Justice System
Dec. 11, 2013 Hirono's Bipartisan Amendment to Promote Telehealth in Military Health System Included in Defense Authorization Deal
Nov. 21, 2013 Asian Journal - Provision to Benefit Filvets Included in 2014 Defense Act
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Generals, Veterans, Advocates and Sexual Assualt Survivors Continue Push for Independent Military Justice System
Nov. 19, 2013 Grassley Continues Work for Passage of Military Justice Reform for Sexual Assault Cases
Nov. 14, 2013 Military Justice Improvement Act
Nov. 6, 2013 Hirono Joins Bipartisan Group of Colleagues to Call for Fair Military Justice System for Sexual Assault Survivors
Sept. 20, 2013 Hirono Discusses Rebalance to the Pacific With Top Military, Defense Leaders
Aug. 30, 2013 Hirono Joins National Defense-Focused Delegation to Key Asia-Pacific Nations
Aug. 22, 2013 Hawaii News Now - Defense Secretary Meets With Military, Thanks Hawaii
Aug. 22, 2013 Hirono Joins Secretary of Defense in Visit with Marines in Kaneohe
Aug. 14, 2013 Hirono Urges Department of Defense to Fight Exploitive Financial Schemes Targeting Military Families
July 16, 2013 Rand Paul and Ted Cruz Join Gillibrand, Boxer, Grassley Effort to Create Independent, Non-Biased Military Justice System for Victims of Sexual Assault When Defense Bill Comes to Senate Floor This Month
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act of Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hirono Votes to Fight Sexual Assaults in the Military
May 16, 2013 Gillibrand, Collins, Boxer, Johanns, Benishek, Gabbard, Begich, Blumenthal, Coons, Franken, Hirono, Mikulski, Pryor, Schatz, Shaheen, Rockefeller, Feinstein, Hanna, Sinema, Joined by Service Members Victimized by Sexual Assault in Announcing Bicameral Legislation Reforming Military Justice System
March 21, 2013 House Passes Measire Championed by Senator Hirono to Restore Tuition Assistance for Service Members, Legislation now Awaits President's Signature
March 13, 2013 Senator Hirono Listens to Victims' Stories, Questions Military Leaders During Hearings on Sexual Assault in Military
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
Oct. 6, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Receives National Guard Association of the United States' Charles Dick Medal of Merit
May 22, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $366 Million for Military Construction, Support for Homeland Security and Veterans Affairs
May 22, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono: Mahalo to Hawaii's Maritime Workers
May 18, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Supports Passage of the 2013 National Defense Authorization Act
May 1, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Statement in Recognition of Military Appreciation Month
Dec. 20, 2011 Hawaii Expected to Receive More than $490 Million Through the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2012
Oct. 21, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on the End of the Iraq War
Sept. 16, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on POW/MIA Recognition Day
June 29, 2011 Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday's First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
June 14, 2011 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012
May 30, 2011 Statement of Congresswoman Mazie Hirono Commemorating Memorial Day
April 6, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Introduces Impact Aid Bill to Support Hawaii's Military and Federally Connected Children
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Nov. 17, 2010 Congresswoman Hirono Urges Eligible Service Members to Apply for "Stop Loss" Pay
Oct. 26, 2009 Congresswoman Hirono Announces Additional Stop Loss Payments
Sept. 23, 2009 Encouraging Membership In The Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges Consortium
May 6, 2009 Introducing the Fair Funding for Schools Act
July 31, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2009
Jan. 16, 2008 Hirono Votes to Strengthen Military, Support Our Troops
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney Leads Bipartisan Effort for Independent GAO Study into Body Armor Protection for U.S. Troops
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