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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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: Economy
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Transportation
June 18, 2014 Hirono Announces More Than $2 Million for Hilo Airport Upgrades
May 21, 2014 Hirono Announces More than $15 Million for Honolulu International Airport
May 13, 2014 Senate Resolution 443 - Recognizing the Goals of National Travel and Tourism Week and Honoring the Valuable Contributions of Travel Tourism to the United States
April 10, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the US - Intervene In GM Recall
Jan. 28, 2014 Senators Act To Protect Advanced Biofuel Incentives That Move Beyond Corn-Based Ethanol
Jan. 27, 2014 Hawaii, Alaska Delegations Fight to Protect Travelers from Increased Security Fees
Jan. 16, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Senate Passes Budget Bill with Hundreds of Millions for Hawaii
Dec. 18, 2013 Sens. Hirono, Mark Begich & Brian Schatz Fight to Protect Travelers from Increased Security Fees
Sept. 19, 2013 Hawaii Receives Full Fiscal Year 2013 Funding for the Honolulu Rail Project
Sept. 17, 2013 Senator Mazie K. Kirono Announces $7,485,000 to Improve Inter-Island Ferries That Connect Lanai, Maui, and Molokai
Sept. 9, 2013 Hirono Announces More Than $21 Million in Transportation Funding for Hawaii
Aug. 23, 2013 Hirono Commends FAA Policy to Improve Safety Standards for Flight Attendants
June 6, 2013 Letter to Michael P. Huerta, Administrator of Federal Aviation Administration - Air Traffic Services
March 22, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Air Traffic Control Tower Closures
Feb. 20, 2013 Hawaii Delegation Announces $17 Million to State for Disaster Relief
Sept. 12, 2012 Mazie Hirono Flies High with Latest Campaign Endorsement
July 24, 2012 Maui to Receive $800,000 to Build and Refurbish Bus Shelters
July 19, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $8 Million to Buy New Buses
July 3, 2012 Hana Airport to Receive $900,000
June 29, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Votes to Create Jobs by Fixing Hawaii Roads, Maintaining College Student Loan Rates
June 19, 2012 Honolulu Rail Funds for FY2013 Move Forward
May 4, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Unveils Energy and Agriculture Sustainability Agenda
April 19, 2012 Senate Committee Approves Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill Supporting Honolulu Rail Transit
April 19, 2012 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Feb. 13, 2012 President Obama Requests $250 Million for the Honolulu Rail Transit Project in Fiscal Year 2013
Feb. 6, 2012 Honolulu Receives Approval to Being Advanced Construction of Rail Route
Feb. 3, 2012 Statement by Congresswoman Mazie Hirono on Passage of the Federal Aviation Administration Modernization and Reform Act of 2012
Jan. 25, 2012 Introducing the Airline First Responder Workplace Fairness Act
Nov. 14, 2011 Letter to Tom Latham and John Olver, Chairman and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Oct. 25, 2011 U.S. House Passes Legislation to Make APEC Member Business Travel Easier
Sept. 21, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Statement Following Bipartisan Rejection of House Majority Continuing Resolution
Sept. 13, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Statement on Passage of FAA and Highway Programs Extensions
Sept. 6, 2011 Hawaii to Receive More than $5 Million for Airport Repairs
June 24, 2011 Honolulu Rail Transit Project to Receive $55 Million This Fiscal Year
June 16, 2011 America Maritime Partnership - Members of House Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Express Strong Support for Jones Act
June 3, 2011 On Introduction of the Transportation Infrastructure on Federal Lands Act of 2011
June 1, 2011 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2012
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
April 1, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Amendment to Ensure Hawaii Gets its Fair Share of Federal Airport Funds Adopted by House of Representatives
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 31, 2011 FAA Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2011
March 24, 2011 U.S. Department of Transportation To Subsidize Air Service To and From Kalaupapa
March 24, 2011 U.S. Department of Transportation to Subsidize Kalaupapa Air Service
March 3, 2011 Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2011
Feb. 8, 2011 Congresswoman Hirono Appointed to Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment
Jan. 20, 2011 Honolulu Rail Project Receives Strong Support from House Transportation Chairman
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