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Brian Schatz's Public Statements

Full Name: Brian Emmaneul Schatz
Office: U.S. Senate (HI) - Sr, Democratic
First Appointed: 12/26/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary Aug. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Linda; 2 Children: Tyler, Mia
Birth Date: 10/20/1972
Birth Place: Ann Arbor, MI
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
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 Schatz Helps to Introduce Legislation to Protect Access to Reproductive Care
Nov. 13, 2013 Schatz Celebrates Marriage Equality Becoming Law in Hawai"i
Nov. 13, 2013 Schatz Introduces Resolution Expressing U.S. Senate's Support for the Philippines
Nov. 13, 2013 Conyers & CAPAC Encourages Support for Victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda
Nov. 12, 2013 Schatz Creates Resource Center for Helping Typhoon Yolanda Survivors
Nov. 12, 2013 Schatz Helps Secure U.S. Government's Support of Hawai"i's Bid to Host 2016 World Conservation Congress
Nov. 11, 2013 Schatz Statement on Devastation in the Philippines
Nov. 11, 2013 Schatz Statement on Veterans Day
Nov. 9, 2013 Schatz Hails Passage of Marriage Equality Bill in Hawaii
Nov. 7, 2013 Schatz Votes for Final Passage of Bill to Expand Federal Equal Rights Protections for LGBT Community
Nov. 6, 2013 Schatz, Alexander, Coats Introduce Bill That Reduces Energy Use, Saves Taxpayer Dollars
Nov. 4, 2013 Schatz Votes to Expand Federal Equal Rights Protections to LGBT Individuals, End Workplace Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 30, 2013 Schatz Highlights After-School Programs For Hawai"i Students with Schwarzenneger, Leader Reid
Oct. 29, 2013 Schatz Introduces Bills to Create Jobs and Grow Hawai"i's Economy
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senate's Farm Bill Conferees - Give Strong Support to Beginning Farmers & Ranchers
Oct. 22, 2013 Letter to Conferees - Farm Bill and beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program
Oct. 17, 2013 Begich, Baucus, Udall, Schatz, Franken Introduce Important "Fix' to Affordable Care Act
Oct. 16, 2013 Schatz Votes for Deal to Reopen Government, Prevent Default
Oct. 13, 2013 Schatz Calls Out Supposed Conservatives for Hurting Economy, Middle- Class Families
Oct. 11, 2013 Honolulu Civil Beat - Hawaii Delegates Frustrated by Federal Shutdown Gridlock
Oct. 10, 2013 Letter to Senators Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell - Provide Immediate Flood Insurance Rate Relief for Homeowners
Oct. 1, 2013 Schatz Statement on Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 KITV - Hawaii Delegates Speak on Government Shutdown
Sept. 28, 2013 Schatz to Co-Sponsor Bill to Expand Energy Storage, Increase Clean Energy in Hawai'i
Sept. 27, 2013 Schatz Votes to Keep Government from Shutting Down
Sept. 27, 2013 Schatz Announces Over $1.5 Million for Native Hawaiian Programs
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 26, 2013 Domestic Violence Action Center to Receive Grant to Combat Native Hawaiian Domestic Violence
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 25, 2013 Monsanto Protection Act Removed From Senate CR
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Set Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers
Sept. 24, 2013 Schatz Announces $3 Million for ACA's Health Insurance Premium Review
Sept. 24, 2013 VA Awards $1 Million Grant to Improve Maui Veterans Cemetery
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury, and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
Sept. 23, 2013 Schatz Co-Sponsors Education Bills That Would Transform Hawai'i Schools
Sept. 20, 2013 Schatz Statement on the EPA's New Carbon Pollution Standard
Sept. 20, 2013 Schatz Statement on House Republicans' Vote to Defund Obamacare
Sept. 19, 2013 Schatz Announces $236 Million for Honolulu Rail Project
Sept. 19, 2013 Schatz Announces $1.1 Million for Native Hawaiian Financial Assistance
Sept. 18, 2013 Schatz Speaks at Congressional Briefing with East-West Center
Sept. 17, 2013 Schatz Announces $15 Million for the Lana'i Airport
Sept. 17, 2013 Schatz Calls for Renewed Effort on Gun Safety Legislation
Sept. 17, 2013 Schatz Announces $7.4 Million for Ferry Rehabilitation
Sept. 15, 2013 Coast Guard's Pacific Strike Team Brings New Resources to Assist the State
Sept. 14, 2013 Schatz Statement on Syria Agreemen
Sept. 13, 2013 Schatz: Hawai'i to Receive Federal Aid and Funds for Molasses Spill
Sept. 13, 2013 Schatz: EPA Personnel to Arrive in Oahu to Aid Honolulu Harbor Response, Federal Agencies Mobilizing
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