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Neil Abercrombie's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: Neil Abercrombie
Office: Governor (HI), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
Primary Aug. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Nancie
Birth Date: 06/26/1938
Birth Place: Buffalo, NY
Home City: Honolulu, HI
Date Title
Issue Position: Education - University of Hawaii System
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Education - Early Childhood
March 17, 2014 Families and Providers Rally at the Capitol for Quality and Improved Access to Early Learning
Jan. 28, 2014 Governor's Statement Regarding State of the Union Address
Jan. 21, 2014 Governor Affirms Hawaii's Fiscal Health in State of the State Address
Jan. 21, 2014 2014 State of the State Address
Jan. 9, 2014 Executive Office on Early Learning and DOE Annouce Prekindergarten Program
Jan. 8, 2014 Executive Office on Early Learning Sponsors Symposium on Early Childhood Development
Dec. 24, 2013 Governor's Statement Regarding HSTA Support of Early Education
July 17, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, U.S. House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
June 24, 2013 Governor Signs School Readiness
April 18, 2013 Governor, Board of Education, Department of Education and Hawaii State Teachers Association Sign 4-Year Teachers Contract
March 24, 2013 State and HSTA Reach Tentative Agreement
Feb. 5, 2013 Governor Unveils Early Childhood Action Strategy
Jan. 22, 2013 2013 State of the State Address
Aug. 20, 2012 Joint Statement by HSTA and State on Federal Mediation
June 28, 2012 Governor Signs into Law Legislation Addressing Needs of Early Childhood Development, Names Director of Executive Office of Early Learning
May 24, 2012 Governor Releases $26.8 Million for Education Facilities
May 23, 2012 Governor Statement on Teacher Vote on Rejected Contract
May 4, 2012 Governor Abercrombie Responds to HSTA's Letter
May 4, 2012 Statement on Hawai'i's Race to the Top Status Update
Jan. 23, 2012 "Investing Now for Hawai'i's Future" State of the State 2012
Dec. 19, 2011 Governor Submits Balanced Budget Aimed at Funding High-Priority Programs and No Tax Increases
Aug. 17, 2011 A New Day Status Report to the People of Hawai'i
July 19, 2011 State To Pursue Early Learning Grant Competition
June 21, 2011 Hawai'i Schools Make Progress In Reforming Education
May 9, 2011 A Time for Action
May 5, 2011 Statement From Governor Neil Abercrombie On The End Of The 2011 Legislative Session
March 14, 2011 Board of Education Bill Signing
March 11, 2011 Governor Signs Law To Bring More Accountbility In Public Education
Oct. 19, 2010 Abercrombie Votes for Appointed School Board
Dec. 16, 2009 House Passes Jobs For Main Street Act; Could Resolve Furlough Crisis
Nov. 29, 2009 National Discussion On Education Reform Focuses On Niu Valley Middle School
Nov. 5, 2009 Congresswoman Hirono Applauds Secretary Duncan And Retired Military Leaders' Commitment To Quality Early Education
Sept. 17, 2009 House College Financial Aid Bill Saves Money For Students And Taxpayers
Aug. 24, 2009 Abercrombie Testimony To U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee Focuses On Education, Transportation, Energy
May 8, 2009 New College Tax Credit Will Help Current And Future College Students
March 26, 2009 State Fiscal Stabilization Funds
March 20, 2007 Letter: To Dave Obey, Chairman, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education; James Walsh, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Labor, H
Dec. 5, 2005 Abercrombie Medicare Videoconference Highlights Need for Public Outreach and Education on Medicare Part D
Oct. 5, 2005 Abercrombie Congratulates Blue Ribbon Schools
June 22, 2005 Abercrombie celebrates anniversary of Title IX, Patsy Mink's legacy
June 22, 2005 Abercrombie celebrates anniversary of Title IX, Patsy Mink's legacy; Calls on Bush to withdraw damaging new Title IX rules
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