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Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa

Representing the 1st District of Hawaii

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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

June 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON D.C. -- On June 23, 2017, U.S. Representative Hanabusa joined veterans of the civil rights movement, voting rights advocates, and leaders in the U.S. House in sponsoring legislation to protect voting rights and preserve our electoral system.

June 23, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Bipartisan legislation that reforms the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) was introduced in the House of Representatives today.  

June 22, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa (D-HI), House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Adam Smith (D-WA), and 21 other original co-sponsors introduced the Fostering Unity Against Russian Aggression Act of 2017.

June 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Senators Mazie K. Hirono and Brian Schatz, and Representatives Colleen Hanabusa and Tulsi Gabbard introduced legislation to reinstate Medicaid coverage for Freely Associated States (FAS) citizens living in the United States.


June 19, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Monday, June 19, 2017, Senate President Ronald D. Kouchi and House Speaker Scott K.

June 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Hawaii delegation submitted testimony to the Senate Indian Affairs Committee opposing S. 1275, the Bringing Useful Initiatives for Indian Development (BUIILD) Act of 2017.


June 9, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – On Friday, June 9, 2017, Representative Colleen Hanabusa authored a letter to President Trump, cosigned by 27 of her House colleagues, regarding funding for international affairs programs, with an emphasis on the Asia Foundation and East-West Center.  Co-signing the letter with Representative Hanabusa were Representatives: Titus (D-NV), Hastings (D-F

June 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In recognition of Gun Violence Awareness Day, Rep. Colleen Hanabusa (HI-01) joined Rep. Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) in introducing a resolution that would compel Congress to take action in the face of gun tragedies.  H.Res.