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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Indigenous Peoples

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: Native Hawaiian
June 18, 2014 Hawaii Delegation Issues Statement on Department of Interior Announcement on Native Hawaiian Recognition
May 22, 2014 Letter to Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League - Regarding Changing the Name of the Washington Redskins
May 7, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
March 13, 2014 Child Care Bill Passes Senate With Hirono's Measure for Native Hawaiian Children
Feb. 6, 2014 Bill to Expand Access to Native Hawaiian Adult Education
Jan. 16, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Senate Passes Budget Bill with Hundreds of Millions for Hawaii
Jan. 14, 2014 Civil Beat - $1T Federal Omnibus Bill Means $744M for Hawaii
Jan. 13, 2014 Medium.com - What It's Like To Be The Only Asian-American Woman in the U.S. Senate: A conversation with Mazie Hirono.
Sept. 16, 2013 Hirono Announces Nearly $3 Million For Native Hawaiian Education Programs
Aug. 16, 2013 Hirono Celebrates Hawaii Statehood, Urges Continued Support for Native Hawaiians
June 6, 2013 Hawaii Delegation Introduces Improvements to Native Hawaiian Education Act
Feb. 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 - Continued
Feb. 7, 2013 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 - Continued
Aug. 7, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More than $1.6 Million for Community-Based Financial Institutions
June 27, 2012 In Support of Restoring Funding for Native Hawaiian Housing Programs Fiscals Year 2013 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill
June 15, 2012 Hawaii to Receive More Than $53 Million for Native Hawaiian Health and Education, Will Compete for More Federal Funds
May 16, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Votes to Protect All Women from Abuse and Violence
April 13, 2012 Chairman Akaka Holds Indian Affairs Field Hearing on Native Hawaiian Homeownership
July 26, 2011 The Introduction of the Hawaiian Home Ownership Opportunities Act of 2011
March 30, 2011 The Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2011
March 30, 2011 Hawaii Delegation Reintroduces Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act
March 1, 2011 Introduction of the Native Hawaiian Medicaid Coverage Act of 2011
Feb. 18, 2011 Full-Year Continuing Appropriations Act, 2011
Dec. 2, 2010 The Introduction of the Native Hawaiian Medicaid Coverage Act of 2010
Oct. 14, 2010 Congresswoman Hirono Announces Vote to Provide One-Time $250 Check for Hawaii Seniors
Feb. 22, 2010 Hawaii Delegation Agrees on Final Text of Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act
Dec. 17, 2009 Statement From Congresswoman Mazie K. Hirono Regarding Akaka Bill
June 11, 2009 Testimony Of Congresswoman Mazie K. Hirono Of Hawai‘i Before the Committee On Natural Resources On H.R. 2314 The Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2009
Sept. 28, 2008 H.R. 2786, the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act
July 7, 2008 Congresswoman Hirono Announces Federal Funding for Pacific Islander Student Program in Hilo
Oct. 29, 2007 Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2007
May 8, 2007 Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2007
March 28, 2007 House Approves Native Hawaiian Housing Bill
March 21, 2007 Hawaiian Homeownership Opporunity Act of 2007
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Native Hawaiian
Dec. 11, 2007 Issue Position: Native Hawaiian Issues
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