Press Releases

December 2019
Hirono Advances Hawaii Priorities in Senate-Passed Funding Bills
Senator Hirono Pays Tribute to Victims of the Shooting at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard in Remarks on the Floor of the U.S. Senate
Hirono Secures $21 Million for Hawaiian Volcano Observatory in Year End Spending Bill
Senate Passes Hirono Provision to Strengthen Window Safety Protections for Children Living in Military Housing
Senate Passes Hirono Measure to Expand Direct Hire Authority for Childcare Workers on Military Bases
Senators Hirono, Sullivan, Murkowski Ask CMS to Extend ACA Enrollment Deadline to Accommodate Residents of Hawaii and Alaska
Hirono Secures Critical Priorities for Hawaii in NDAA Conference Report
Hirono Statement on the Shooting Incident at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam
November 2019
Senators Hirono, Gillibrand, Booker Unveil Legislation to Significantly Increase Federal Investment in Programs to Alleviate Homelessness and Housing Poverty
Senator Hirono Secures Commitment from BOP Director to Provide Regular Updates on Efforts to Re-Open a Federal Residential Reentry Center in Hawaii
Senate Energy Committee Clears Hirono-Backed Bills to Permanently Fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund, Address Deferred Maintenance Backlog in National Parks
Hirono Statement in Opposition to the Nomination of Chad Wolf to Serve as Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Strategy, Policy, and Plans
Senators Hirono, Sullivan Introduce Legislation to Expand Commercial Lending for Veteran Business Owners
Senator Hirono Statement in Recognition of Veterans Day
Hirono, Senate Democrats Call for OPR to Investigate Whether Attorney General Barr Initiated a Politically Motivated Investigation Based on Unfounded Conspiracy Theories about the 2016 Election
October 2019
Senator Hirono Leads Bipartisan Resolution to Honor Filipino American History Month
Senate Passes Hirono Provision to Investigate Challenges Facing Hawaii Orchid Growers
Following Hirono, Stabenow-led Advocacy, Inspector General Opens Investigation into Suppression of Science at USDA
Hirono Calls for Department of Defense to Address Alarming Increase in National Guard Suicide Rate
Senator Hirono Announces $6.5 Million for State’s First Cutting Edge Cancer Research Clinic
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