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Mazie Hirono

‘Rank Hypocrisy,’ Patsy Mink And The Confirmation Of Amy Coney Barrett Cory Lum/Civil Beat

‘Rank Hypocrisy,’ Patsy Mink And The Confirmation Of Amy Coney Barrett

Hawaii’s senators warned of a bleak future in which partisanship rules Washington after Republicans confirmed President Donald Trump’s latest Supreme Court nominee in the midst of an election year.

Sen. Mazie Hirono: Barrett Confirmation ‘Hypocritical And Illegitimate’ CSPAN

Sen. Mazie Hirono: Barrett Confirmation ‘Hypocritical And Illegitimate’

The Hawaii senator joined her Democratic colleagues in warning the public about the potential loss of their health insurance should Amy Coney Barrett be named to the U.S. Supreme Court.

US Sen. Mazie Hirono: ‘I’m Fighting Back’ Nick Grube/Civil Beat

US Sen. Mazie Hirono: ‘I’m Fighting Back’

The Hawaii senator says it’s likely another Trump nominee will make it onto the Supreme Court, making the Nov. 3 election all the more important.

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Voters Have Negative View Of Ige, Caldwell

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Voters Have Negative View Of Ige, Caldwell

Voters have cooled on U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, too. But Lt. Gov. Josh Green is very popular.

Our DC Delegation At Home: Cooking, Yardwork, Surfing And Politics Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Our DC Delegation At Home: Cooking, Yardwork, Surfing And Politics

Each member of Hawaii’s federal delegation has taken on a different role as the federal government struggles to respond to the growing coronavirus pandemic.

Hirono, Schatz Throw Their Support Behind Joe Biden Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hirono, Schatz Throw Their Support Behind Joe Biden

All four members of Hawaii’s federal delegation have come out in support of the former vice president to Hawaii’s own Barack Obama.

Mazie Hirono Has Some Virus Advice For Cancer Survivors Like Herself Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Mazie Hirono Has Some Virus Advice For Cancer Survivors Like Herself

The 72-year-old U.S. senator says she’s changed her own habits to protect herself and the community during the coronavirus pandemic.

Impeachment: Hawaii Senators Cast Their Votes Against The President Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Impeachment: Hawaii Senators Cast Their Votes Against The President

Both of Hawaii’s senators voted to convict the president on two counts, abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

Whistleblower Alleges FAA Misconduct In Oversight Of Hawaii Copter Companies Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Whistleblower Alleges FAA Misconduct In Oversight Of Hawaii Copter Companies

The U.S. Senate Transportation Committee says the information “raises significant concerns about the efficacy of FAA oversight in Hawaii,” where there were two deadly crashes in 2019.

Mazie Hirono