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Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa

Representing the 1st District of Hawaii

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June 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –– Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa issued the following statement on the President’s meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

June 6, 2018 Press Release

“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.

June 4, 2018 Press Release

“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.

May 29, 2018 Press Release

HONOLULU -- "Secretary Ryan Zinke continues to miss the point. This is racial stereotyping.

May 18, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  “We are heartbroken by the tragedy at Santa Fe High School in Texas. Our Aloha and prayers are with everyone impacted by this horrific act. Barely three months after 17 students and staff lost their lives in Parkland, Florida, America again mourns the tragic loss of children, killed by gun violence while attending school.

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On National Teacher Day, Congressman Colleen Hanabusa co-sponsored two measures supporting higher teacher pay and significant new investments in America’s public schools.

May 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa, a member of the House Democratic Caucus Leadership, issued the following statement on President Trump’s plan to cut $15 billion from targeted programs in the FY18 omnibus spending package:

May 8, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, issued the following statement on approval of federal disaster declaration for Oahu and Kauai and the ongoing efforts in Puna.

May 7, 2018 Press Release

“This memorial will share the stories of the brave warriors who lost their lives during World War II while fighting in the Pacific theater. It will provide their families and loved ones a place to go to pay their respects, and most importantly, to learn how they lived, and why they fought.