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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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
July 26, 2013 Mazie K. Hirono Remembers Korean War Veterans on Anniversary of Armistice
May 16, 2013 Senate Judiciary Committee Adopts Hirono Amendment That Could Make it Easier For Hong Kong Tourists to Visit Hawaii
April 11, 2013 Senator Hirono Unveils Bipartisan Legislation that Fixes Restrictive Visa Laws for Hong Kong Visitors, Aims to Boost Hong Kong Tourism in Hawaii
Oct. 2, 2012 Hirono Statement on Taiwan Visa Waiver
Sept. 19, 2012 Obama Administration's Policies Boosting Tourism and Creating Jobs
July 13, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Applauds Visa Processing Milestone for Fueling Recovery; Urges Congress to Step on the Gas and Pass Visa Reform Legislation
June 11, 2012 Statement of Congresswoman Hirono in Celebration of Kamehameha Day
May 16, 2012 Hearing of the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee - Where the Jobs Are: Promoting Tourism to America
May 16, 2012 "Look to Our Visitor Industry to Create Jobs' Urges Congresswoman Hirono
May 10, 2012 "Travel Weekly": Travel Industry Fights to Be Heard During an Election Year
May 7, 2012 Statement by Congresswoman Mazie K. Hirono of Hawaii in Support of H. Con. Res. 105
May 1, 2012 CAPAC Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
March 22, 2012 CAPAC Members Applaud Department of Interior Efforts to Preserve World War II Japanese American Internment Sites
Dec. 7, 2011 Statement in Remembrance of the 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor
Nov. 23, 2011 So Much To Be Thankful For
Nov. 18, 2011 House Members Introduce Jobs Boosting Tourism Legislation
Nov. 4, 2011 The Visa Improvements to Stimulate International Tourism to the United States of American (Visit USA) Act
Sept. 21, 2011 Authorizing Use of Emancipation Hall to Award Congressional Gold Medal
Sept. 11, 2011 MaziEmail: Remembering 9/11 a Decade Later
May 31, 2011 Authorizing Use of Emancipation Hall to Celebrate Birthday of King Kamehamea
May 6, 2011 Letter to Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall, Chairman Duncan and Ranking Member DeFazio
Jan. 15, 2011 Statement from Congresswoman Hirono in Recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
June 9, 2010 World Ocean Day
May 21, 2009 Introduction of the North Maui Coastal Preservation Act
April 23, 2009 Introduction of the Honouliuli Internment Camp Special Resources Study Act of 2009
March 31, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States of America
Jan. 12, 2009 Congresswoman Hirono Reintroduces Kalaupapa Memorial Act
Jan. 9, 2009 Introduction Of The Kalaupapa Memorial Act Of 2009
June 5, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Corrects False Impressions Surrounding 2008 Sugar Bowl Trip
April 17, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Announces Federal Funding for Performing Arts Programs on Maui and the Big Island
Feb. 12, 2008 Kalaupapa Memorial Act of 2008
July 16, 2007 Congresswoman Hirono Supports Legislation to Ease Passport Backlog
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Tourism
Issue Position: What Proposals Do You Support to Stimulate the Economy? What Priorities Should We Have in the Federal Budget?
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