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Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa

Representing the 1st District of Hawaii

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May 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On May 23, 2017, the Trump administration released its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) Budget, "A New Foundation for American Greatness."  While President Trump proclaimed the "Budget's defining ambition is to unleash the dreams of the American people," the reality is the President's FY18 Budget will hurt the elderly, sick, disabled and working families the

May 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representatives Derek Kilmer (D-WA), Will Hurd (R-TX), Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI), and Dave Reichert (R-WA) introduced a bipartisan bill to jump start overdue maintenance projects in national parks.

May 18, 2017 Press Release

District Office, Honolulu - This year's Congressional Art Competition was a very difficult one to judge.  A record number of entries were received this year and we’re delighted and proud of the extraordinary level of artistry demonstrated by our district’s students.

May 16, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Tuesday, May 16, 2017, the Office of Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa received a letter from the Secretary of the Interior, Ryan K. Zinke, calling for comments on Executive Order (EO) 13792 issued by President Donald J.

May 15, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Saturday, June 3, 2017, the Office of Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa will partner with the Hawaii Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, Hawai‘i Immigrant Justice Center at Legal Aid, Speaker Scott K. Saiki, and Volunteer Legal Services of Hawai‘i to hold a Naturalization Workshop at the Hawai‘i State Capitol.


May 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) voted in opposition to the passage of the American Health Care Act, better known as "TrumpCare," today.  The Act passed with a vote of 217 Ayes against 213 Noes (including 20 cross-over Republican Noes).

May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On May 1, 2017, Congresswoman Hanabusa attended the Ala Wai Canal Project Civil Works Review Board (CWRB), chaired by MajGen Jackson, Deputy Commanding General for Civil Works, to testify in strong support of the Ala Wai Canal Project.  On the late afternoon of May 1st, Congresswoman Hanabusa was advised by Derek Chow, Chief, Civil & Public Works

May 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On May 1, 2017, Members of the New Democratic (NewDem) Coalition wrote Speaker Ryan and House Budget Committee Chairwoman Black advancing the coalition's policy solutions that will create good-paying jobs, make the economy work better for everyone and keep our country safe.

May 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congresswoman Hanabusa (HI-01) joined Congressman David Cicilline (RI-01) and 192 of their House colleagues in reintroducing the Equality Act which proposes explicit, permanent protections against discrimination for LGBT people in matters of employment, housing, access to public places, federal funding, credit, education and jury service.  The b

May 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On May 1, 2017, Congresswoman Hanabusa attended the Congressional Reception honoring the U.S. Air Force Academy Falcons on receiving the CINC's Trophy awarded to the winner of the American college football triangular series between the teams of the U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, and U.S. Air Force Academy.