Press Releases

September 2020
Hirono Provision to Help VA Home Loan Recipients Rebuild After Natural Disasters Passes Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee
Hirono Urges Governor Ige to Spend Federal Coronavirus Funds Before December Deadline, Make Spending Information Clear to Public
Senator Hirono Statement on the Passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Senators Hirono, Booker Introduce I Am Vanessa Guillen Act
Hawaii to Receive $10 Million in Additional Community Development Block Grants to Respond to COVID-19 Crisis
Hawaii Congressional Delegation to Postmaster General: Stop Service Delays, Preserve Hawaii’s USPS Lifeline During Pandemic
August 2020
Hawaii Congressional Delegation Calls on USDA to Extend Flexibility for Child Nutrition Programs to Combat Hunger During COVID-19 Pandemic
Hirono, Coons, Murray, Colleagues Call on HHS, CDC to Provide Comprehensive Guidance for Child Care Providers Dealing with COVID-19
Hirono, Capito, Whitehouse Call on CMS to Make All Recommended Vaccines Accessible to Medicare Beneficiaries
Hirono, Casey, Harris, Colleagues Introduce Coronavirus Language Access Act
Senator Hirono Announces $1.5 Million in Grants to University of Hawaii to Expand Education Programs Focused on Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resources for Native Hawaiian Students
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
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