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September 30, 2017

Senator Hirono Leads Call to Support National Park Visitors and Workers   

Senator Mazie K. Hirono recently convened a hearing on how to encourage young people to visit our national parks.
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September 16, 2017

Hirono Supports Access and Preservation of Native Hawaiian Culture

Senator Mazie K. Hirono announced that Hawai‘i organizations will receive more than $500,000 in Native Hawaiian Library Services grant funding to enhance access to native Hawaiian language and cultural resources.
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September 16, 2017

Hirono Bill Increases Access to Child Care

Senators Mazie K. Hirono and Patty Murray introduced legislation to expand access to affordable childcare for Hawai‘i families.
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September 06, 2017

Hawai‘i Joins 16 States in Lawsuit to Preserve DACA

Hawaiʻi joined a coalition of 16 states in filing a lawsuit to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals grantees, a program which was brought to an end...
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September 05, 2017

Trump Terminates DACA, Hawai‘i Senators Defend Program

The Trump administration today announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in the US. An estimated 800,000 young undocumented...
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August 27, 2017

Hirono Urges Protection of Planned Parenthood Funding

Reducing federal funding for Planned Parenthood, Hirono said, would threaten access to critical services for hundreds of thousands of low-income women...
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August 01, 2017

Bill Would Cut Costs for Hawai‘i Seniors in Medicare Part D

A new bill would allow for Medicare to negotiate the best possible price of prescription drugs, and potentially cut costs for nearly 70,000 Hawaiʻi seniors.
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July 26, 2017

Trump’s Transgender Tweets Set off Armed Services Debate

In a series of three tweets this morning, President Donald Trump set off an armed services debate over the acceptance of transgender individuals.
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July 23, 2017

Hirono Fights to Strengthen Social Security

Senator Mazie K. Hirono re-introduced the Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act, a bill aimed at strengthening Social Security and improving benefits.
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July 20, 2017

VA Approves Lease Agreement for New Maui Outpatient Clinic

The current veteran clinic facility on Hoʻohana St will move to the new site, to be located adjacent to Maui High School. Sen Hirono held a Veterans Roundtable
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July 20, 2017

$715K Secured for Hawai‘i Coral Reef Protection

The funds will help improve management of coral reef ecosystems, support enforcement and promote understanding of the key threats at priority sites.
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July 19, 2017

US Supreme Court Denies Trump’s Clarification of Order Relating to Travel Ban

The US Supreme Court today denied the Trump Administration's motion to clarify an order issued by the court in Trump v Hawaiʻi relating to his travel ban.
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July 18, 2017

Hawai‘i Gets $6M for Public Health Preparedness

Hawaiʻi will receive $6.1 M from the CDC to increase the state’s ability to prepare and respond to potential public health threats.
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July 18, 2017

Hirono: Funding Defends Against “Complex Coordinated Terrorist Attacks on Hawai‘i”

Senator Mazie Hirono today announced that Hawaiʻi will receive $492,800 in federal funds to enhance preparedness for complex coordinated terrorist attacks.
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July 17, 2017

Maui’s Kahului Airport Gets $882K in FAA Funds

Kahului Airport will receive $882,000 to support the acquisition of a replacement aircraft rescue and fighting vehicle to assist the airports in meeting...
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