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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements on Issue: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

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
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Nov. 27, 2013 Hirono Touts Hawaii as a Model of Progress on National Radio
Nov. 7, 2013 The Employment Non-Discrimination Act Bans Discrimination Based On Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity, Protections Currently Available In Hawaii
July 8, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Civil Rights and Marriage Equality
June 26, 2013 Hirono Celebrates Supreme Court Overturning DOMA
March 5, 2013 Letter to Secretary Shinseki - LGBT Rights
March 1, 2013 212 Members of Congress File Historic Amicus Brief on DOMA Case before U.S. Supreme Court
Feb. 14, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - LGBT Workplace Discrimination
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Aug. 22, 2012 Hirono Endorsed by Human Rights Campaign
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
May 16, 2012 Congresswoman Hirono Votes to Protect All Women from Abuse and Violence
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Feb. 23, 2011 Statement from Congresswoman Hirono on Passage of Hawaii Civil Unions Law
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Pelosi, Chairman Schumer, And Chairwoman Lofgren
Jan. 1, 1 National Issues
Issue Position: What Congressional Initiatives Are Necessary to Ensure Full Civil Rights for Women and Minorities?
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