Senator Mazie Hirono's Public Statements

Office: U.S. Senate (HI) - Jr, Democratic
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12/15/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Answers on Disciplinary Protections for Minority Students 10/13/17 Letter to the Hon. Lamar Alexander, Senate Committee on Health, and the Hon. Patty Murray, Senate Committee on Health - Renew Career and Technical Education Programs 10/12/17 Letter to the Hon. Lamar Alexander, Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, the Hon. Patty Murray, Ranking Member - Renew Career and Technical Education Programs 10/11/17 Letter to the Hon. Lamar Alexander, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and the Hon. Patty Murray, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions - Call for Congressional Action to Renew Career and Technical Education Programs 10/02/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Hirono: DeVos' Decision to Revoke Sexual Assault Guidelines "Shows a Clear Lack of Concern" for Survivors 9/28/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Decision to Revoke Sexual Assault Guidance Makes It Harder for Victims and Survivors to Seek Justice 9/18/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Suspension of Rule to Protect Students from Extensive Debt They Cannot Repay 9/14/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Senators Urge Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to Uphold Protections for Sexual Assault Survivors, Invest in Civil Rights Office 9/13/17 In Wake of DeVos Announcement, Hirono Leads Efforts to Support Survivors of Sexual Assault on College Campuses 8/24/17 Nearly $1 Million Awarded to Improve Computer Science Education in Hawaii Classrooms 8/08/17 Letter to the Honorable Elizabeth DeVos, Secretary of Education - Nomination for Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 7/26/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Delay in Potential Employment Information Disclosures for Career Training Programs 7/13/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Congressmembers Call on Education Department to Help Struggling Student Loan Borrowers 7/07/17 Senator Hirono Announces Over $1 Million for Hawaii Sea Grant Program 7/05/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Concerns About Student Civil Rights 6/27/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Harmful Actions on Civil Rights Protections, Enforcement 6/23/17 Hirono Introduces Legislation to Promote Title IX, Gender Equity in Education 6/23/17 Hirono Introduces Legislation to Promote Title IX, Gender Equity in Education 6/10/17 Letter to the Honorable Betsy DeVos, Secretary of US Department of Education - Student Loan Servicing Contract and Protections of Student Loan Borrowers 6/02/17 Senator Hirono Announces $4.2 Million in AmeriCorps Funding for Hawaii 5/31/17 Hirono Announces Federal Funding to Support the Development and Recruitment of STEM Teachers in Hawaii 5/25/17 Whitehouse, Senators Reintroduce Legislation to Help Students Burdened by Debt 5/25/17 Letter to the Hon. Roy Blunt, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health, Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, the Hon. Patty Murray, Ranking Member - Continue Support of the Federal Pell Grant Program 5/24/17 Hirono, Murray, Davis, Scott Introduce Major Legislation to Secure Pell Grant Program and Make College More Affordable for Low-Income Students 5/23/17 Letter to the Hon. Roy Blunt, Chairman of the L-HHS-ED Subcommittee on Appropriations, the Hon. Patty Murray, Ranking Member - Continue Funding for Federal Impact Aid Program 5/22/17 Hirono, Rounds Introduce Legislation to Improve Career Opportunities for Returning Veterans 5/17/17 Reed & Whitehouse Seek to Strengthen Pell Grant and Make College More Affordable 5/16/17 Davis, Scott, Hirono, Murray Introduce Major Legislation to Secure Pell Grant Program and Make College More Affordable for Low-Income Students 5/16/17 Rep. Roybal-Allard Helps Lead Major Legislation to Secure Pell Grant Program and Make College More Affordable for Low-Income Students 5/16/17 Warren, Hirono, Brown, Murphy Re-Introduce Bill to Restore Pell Eligibility for Students 5/01/17 Budget Deal Includes Hirono Proposal to Reinstate Year-Round Pell Grants 4/07/17 Letter to Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Demand Fair and Consistent Treatment of Student Loan Borrowers in Public Service 4/06/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy Devos, Secretary of Education - Demanding Fair and Consistent Treatment of Student Loan Borrowers in Public Service 4/03/17 Hirono Announces $1.4 Million for UH to Support Minority Students in STEM Degree Programs 4/03/17 Letter to President Donald Trump - National Sea Grant College Program 3/28/17 Letter to the Hon. Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education - Protect Students and Taxpayers from Failing Colleges 12/01/16 Hirono Announces More Than $5.7 Million in Federal Funding for Hawaii's Public Preschools 9/20/16 Hirono, Senate Democrats Unveil Measure To Increase Access To Support At-Risk Hawaii Youth 8/21/16 Hirono Honors Maui County Students, Promotes STEM Education 8/03/16 Hirono Kicks off Small Business Committee Field Hearing on Growing Hawaii's STEM Pipeline with Visit to Farrington High School 7/19/16 Hirono Encourages Students to Pursue STEM Fields at NOAA Science Camp 7/14/16 Letter to The Honorable John King, Secretary of Education, The Honorable Edith Ramirez, Chairman, Federal Trade Commission, The Honorable Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and The Honorable Robert McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Act to Protect Students & Veterans From Fraudulent Institutions Like Trump University 7/07/16 Slaughter Unveils Legislation To Bolster Title IX, Gender Equity In Education 7/07/16 Letter to Robert McDonald, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Wyden, Senate Dems: VA Must Do More to Prevent and Correct Abuse of Veterans in Higher Education 7/01/16 Letter to The Honorable John B. King, Jr., Secretary, U.S. Department of Education, and The Honorable Loretta Lynch, Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice - Hold Colleges & Universities Accountable for Underreporting Sexual Violence on Campus 6/22/16 Letter to The Honorable John King, Secretary of Education, U.S. Department of Education - Close For-Profit College Loophole Impacting Servicemembers, Veterans and Taxpayers 6/02/16 Hirono Provisions Will Strengthen STEM Pipeline, Cyber Workforce 5/25/16 Hirono Announces New Veterans Training Programs At University Of Hawaii 4/22/16 Letter to the Honorable John B. King, Secretary of U.S. Department of Education - Call to Hold College Accreditors Accountable, Protect Taxpayers 4/22/16 Letter to the Honorable John B. King, Secretary of U.S. Department of Education - Call to Hold College Accreditors Accountable, Protect Taxpayers

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