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Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa

Representing the 1st District of Hawaii

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March 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  During the mid-afternoon debate session on the Republican American Health Care Act (AHCA), the House Speaker abruptly suspended the session and adjourned. Shortly thereafter, Speaker Ryan announced that the House Republicans did not have the necessary votes and the AHCA would be pulled.


March 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence heard from FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers today.  FBI Director Comey testified that “[w]ith respect to the president’s tweets about alleged wiretapping directed at him by the prior administration, I have no information that supports those tweets and we ha

March 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Researchers at the George Washington University (GWU) released a study estimating the likely employment impact of the Republican American Health Care Act (AHCA).

March 15, 2017 Press Release
Washington, D.C. – On Wednesday, March 15, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii, Judge Derrick K. Watson presiding, issued an order granting a temporary restraining order (TRO) stopping the Trump Administration’s Executive Order 13780 dated March 6, 2017, also known as “Travel Ban 2.0” or “Muslim Ban 2.0.”
March 15, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 Congresswoman delivered a "One Minute" speech on the House Floor to honor Admiral Lloyd "Joe" Vasey for his 100th birthday. 

A recording of Congresswoman Hanabusa's floor speech can be found here

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Environment, Energy + Natural Resources

As a member of the House Committee on Natural Resources and Ranking Member on the Subcommittee on Federal Lands, Representative Hanabusa participates in all matters related to the National Park System, U.S.

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Labor + Employment

Representative Hanabusa is committed to growing the economy and protecting American workers.

Native Hawaiian

Native Hawaiian issues have been a priority for Representative Hanabusa throughout her political career.  As a daughter of Waianae and longtime resident of Oahu’s Leeward Coast, Native Hawaiian values and families have always played a significant role in her life.   

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Representative Hanabusa is committed to investing in our keiki and providing every child access to a quality education.  Supporting education and our educators is critical to a healthy society and a robust economy.  

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Health Care + Social Security

Representative Hanabusa is committed to protecting long-cherished American entitlement programs and ensuring that all Americans have continued access to quality affordable health coverage.   

Millions of Americans rely on Social Security and Medicare for their daily needs.  However, despite the tremendous benefits these programs provide, they are constantly targeted for cuts. 

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