Press Releases

August 2020
Hirono, Leahy, Colleagues Demand White House Sustain Full Funding for National Guard COVID-19 Response
Hirono, Gillibrand, Smith, and Colleagues Introduce Impact Aid Infrastructure Act to Boost School Infrastructure Projects
July 2020
Hirono, Murray, and Colleagues to McConnell: Immigrants Are Essential and Deserve Support in Coronavirus Relief Legislation
Hirono Announces Nearly $3.2 Million For Native Hawaiian Serving Educational Institutions
Hirono Joins Colleagues to Urge Senate Leadership to Include Health Care Privacy Legislation in Next COVID-19 Relief Legislation
Hirono Statement on Approval of Federal Disaster Declaration for Hawaii in Advance of Hurricane Douglas
Hirono, Colleagues Highlight Exclusion of Small Farmers in Farmers to Families Food Box Program
Following Hirono-led Advocacy, IG Will Review DOJ’s Use of Force Against Peaceful Protesters in Lafayette Square and Portland
Hirono-Backed Barbers Point Provision Included in Senate-Passed NDAA
Hirono Statement on the Sanders Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act
Hirono, Klobuchar, 29 Colleagues Call on Trump Administration to Help Secure Access to PPE to Conduct November Election Safely During Pandemic
Hirono and Colleagues to Secretary Ross: Release IG Report on “Sharpiegate”
As Another Month of Rent is Due, Senator Hirono Cosponsors Bill to Extend Nationwide Eviction Moratorium
Hirono Demands Commerce Department Stop Obstructing Release of Inspector General Report on “Sharpiegate” Controversy
June 2020
Hirono Announces $8.9 Million Grant for Kauai and Hawaii Counties to Provide Rural Transit Service During Coronavirus Pandemic
Hirono, Wyden, Blumenthal, and Schumer Introduce Emergency Broadband Connections Act to Protect Americans’ Access to Broadband During Coronavirus Pandemic
Hawaii Department of Health to Receive More Than $5.6 Million for Public Health Emergency Preparedness Program
Hirono Calls for Transparency, Accountability During Operation Warp Speed Vaccine Development
Hawaii Delegation to USDA: Detect and Eradicate Murder Hornet, Other Invasive Hornets at U.S. Ports of Entry
Hirono Welcomes Supreme Court Decision on DACA, Demands Congress Take Immediate Action to Protect Dreamers
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