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Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa

Representing the 1st District of Hawaii

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September 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa praised the passage of measures permanently reauthorizing the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and dedicating new funding to National Park Service maintenance that cleared the House Natural Resources Committee.

September 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC—Reps. Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) and Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) today voted to pass the FY 2019 Energy and Water, Legislative Branch, and Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act (H.R.

September 6, 2018 Press Release

Thank you, Mr. Chairman.  I appreciate the inclusion of H.R. 5706 in today’s subcommittee hearing

September 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, as oral arguments begin in a federal District Court in Texas in the Republicans’ Texas v.

August 21, 2018 Press Release

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July 30, 2018 Press Release

Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa issued the following statement today urging a bipartisan effort to stop the Trump Administration from allowing the proliferation of instructions for making guns at home with a 3-D printer.

July 27, 2018 Press Release

Provisions supported by Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa on the repeal of cuts to per-diem pay for military and civilian workers with the U.S. Department of Defense, $4.34 billion for two Virginia Class Submarines, and over $350 million for Hawaii military construction projects were included in the final conference report for the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

July 24, 2018 Press Release

“Hawaii County should immediately file a petition requesting an en banc decision, which seeks a rehearing and subsequent ruling from the Chief Judge and 10 other Justices of the Ninth Circuit. Today’s 2-1 opinion comes about two years after the entire 9th Circuit ruled that there is no right to carry concealed guns in public. This is not a second amendment issue it’s a states’ rights issue.

July 17, 2018 Press Release

The U.S. House of Representatives approved more than $4.7 million for the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Volcano Hazards Program to be included in an appropriations package tonight.