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Mazie Hirono's Public Statements

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
Jan. 29, 2014 Hirono Applauds Measure to Fight Coffee Berry Borer in Farm Bill
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. 24, 2014 Letter to Mel Wat, Director Federal Housing Finance Agency - Revisit Affordable Rental Housing
Jan. 23, 2014 Letter to Max Baucus, Chairman, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Finace - Maintaining the Charitable Tax Deduction
Jan. 18, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Expanded outreach promised for vets' grave sites
Jan. 16, 2014 Murray, Polis Introduce Bill to Provide In-State Tuition for DREAMer Students
Jan. 16, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Senate Passes Budget Bill with Hundreds of Millions for Hawaii
Jan. 15, 2014 The Molokai Dispatch - Student Leaders Take Senator on Campus Tour
Jan. 14, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act
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.
Jan. 11, 2014 NPR - The War Over Poverty: A Deep Divide On How To Help
Jan. 9, 2014 Civil Beat - Hawaii Senators Co-Sponsor Shaheen Amendment to Protect Military Retirees
Jan. 8, 2014 Hirono Commends Nomination of Chris Lu To Serve As Deputy Secretary Of The U.S. Department Of Labor
Jan. 8, 2014 Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act -- Motion To Proceed
Jan. 5, 2014 Honolulu Star-Adviser - Mend the safety net, advance early education
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chair, and Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, of the Senate Agriculture Committee- Stop Farm Bill's Anti-science Trojan Horse
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Katherine Archuleta, Director of the Office of Personnel Management - Allow Rollovers For Health FSA Accounts
Dec. 19, 2013 Hirono Attaches Key Measures For Hawaii to Defense Bill That Heads To President Obama
Dec. 18, 2013 Harkin, Bipartisan Group of Senators Meet with EPA Administrator McCarthy to Call for Changes to the Proposed Renewable Fuel Standard 2014 Rule
Dec. 18, 2013 Hirono Votes To Pass Bipartisan Budget Deal That Removes Threat of Government Shutdown, Eases Pain of Sequestration
Dec. 18, 2013 Sens. Hirono, Mark Begich & Brian Schatz Fight to Protect Travelers from Increased Security Fees
Dec. 17, 2013 Hirono Statement to Commemorate Senator Inouye's Work on Behalf of Hawaii, Nation
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 13, 2013 Sens. Hirono, Heller, Reps. Swalwell, Thompson Introduce Bill to Provide Expedited Tax Relief for Donations to Typhoon Haiyan Recovery Efforts
Dec. 11, 2013 Senators Introduce Bill to Save Advocacy Centers for Victims of Child Abuse
Dec. 11, 2013 Hirono's Bipartisan Amendment to Promote Telehealth in Military Health System Included in Defense Authorization Deal
Dec. 10, 2013 Hirono Statement on Proposed Budget Deal
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Republican Leader McConnell, Chairman Baucus, and Ranking Member Hatch - Urge Reauthorization of Unemployment Insurance
Nov. 27, 2013 Hirono Touts Hawaii as a Model of Progress on National Radio
Nov. 26, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, U.S. Department of Justice - Request for DOJ to Collect More Data on "Stand Your Ground" Laws
Nov. 25, 2013 Hirono Talks Sexual Assaults in the Military, Immigration Reform and Importance of Political Diversity with WMC Live
Nov. 25, 2013 Hirono Statement on the Passing of Jean Sadako King
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. 20, 2013 Letter to Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Grant Temporary Protected Status to Filipinos in Wake of Devastating Typhoon
Nov. 19, 2013 Politico - A Pioneer for Women's Equality
Nov. 19, 2013 Hirono, Heller Work To Help Filipino Veterans Receive Deserved Benefits
Nov. 19, 2013 Veterans Committee Passes Hirono's Bipartisan Measure to Extend Emergency Care Coverage for Veterans
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. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 15, 2013 Hirono Announces Sabrina Siddiqui to Serve as Communications Director
Nov. 15, 2013 Hirono Commends Obama Administration Immigration Policy Change in Support of Family Unity
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Secretary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - Support Biodiesel
Nov. 14, 2013 Military Justice Improvement Act
Nov. 13, 2013 Discovery - Discovery Communications and STEMconnector® to Hold Capitol Hill Symposium on Diversity in STEM Education
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
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