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Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa

Representing the 1st District of Hawaii

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July 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, 52 New Democrat Coalition Members, including Representative Colleen Hanabusa, signed on to a letter calling on Speaker Paul Ryan to lead in a bipartisan manner to stabilize and improve the individual health insurance market while protecting the Affordable Care Act.

July 25, 2017 Press Release

Representative Hanabusa joined women colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives in reviewing President Donald Trump's treatment of women and families during his first six months in office.  

July 24, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. -- Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) today announced Democrats’ new economic agenda for the American people – A Better Deal: Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future.

Democrats’ new economic agenda includes bold, effective ideas to support hard-working Americans, including:

July 21, 2017 Press Release

Background:  On 07/19/2017, an article entitled "Collusion 'n Colleen" authored by Robert Wintner, Author, reef photographer and Snorkel Bob, appeared on-line at 03:28 am ET in HuffPost at: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/collusion-n-colleen_us_596f0834e4b0376db8b65c58.

July 19, 2017 Press Release

Background:  On 07/19/2017, an article entitled "Collusion 'n Colleen" authored by Robert Wintner, Author, reef photographer and Snorkel Bob, appeared on-line at 03:28 am ET in HuffPost at: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/collusion-n-colleen_us_596f0834e4b0376db8b65c58.

July 18, 2017 Press Release

On June 14, 2017, Representative Colleen Hanabusa interviewed with Peggy Chang of Voice of America regarding the threat to Hawaii from North Korea and China's activities in the South China Sea.

 

Below is the interview in English, subtitled in Chinese:

July 17, 2017 Press Release

I was saddened to learn of the passing of yet another Hawaiian music icon, Roland Cazimero.

July 14, 2017 Press Release

I was saddened to learn this morning of the passing of Edwin Mahiai Copp Beamer, also affectionately known as “Mahi.” He was one of Hawaii’s most prolific musicians of traditional Hawaiian music and dance and was widely known as one of Hawaii’s most notable falsetto voices.

July 11, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) issued the following statement after the New York Times reported that Donald Trump, Jr.  agreed to meet with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer to review documents that purportedly “would incriminate Hillary and her dealings with Russia and would be very useful” to his father.

 

June 29, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC -- Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) releases the following statement after the House Armed Services Committee (HASC) passed, by a vote of 60 to 1, the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  The bill protects and strengthens our civilian and merchant marine workforce, provides critical funding for military construction, including i

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