WASHINGTON, D.C. –– Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa issued the following statement on the President’s meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
“We have seen the devastation caused by the recent rains and flooding on Kauai and Oahu. The Ala Wai watershed must be preserved and fortified to ensure that catastrophic flooding does not impact the more than 150,000 residents who live in Waikiki, which is also the epicenter of our visitor industry.
“The Supreme Court’s ruling is an unfortunate start to LGBTQ Pride Month and a reminder that we have a lot of work ahead of us. Every person is free to be exactly who they are and to love who they love," said Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa. "This is a situation where the Supreme Court of the United States ruled against a government commission’s failure to afford due process.
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.
Representative Hanabusa is committed to growing the economy and protecting American workers.
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.
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.
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.