Mazie Hirono

Secy. Nielsen, Sanders should resign: Sen. Mazie Hirono

Over 500 children remain separated from families<p>06:01<p>WH offers no names for Trump's anonymous sources<p>06:48<p>Trump takes credit for canceling military …

Security

Americans increasingly want Brett Kavanaugh confirmed

Americans increasingly want the Senate to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, according to a new Quinnipiac poll.<p>“As you may know, …

Politics

Unopposed Hirono moves on to general election

ADVERTISING<p>U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono, who battled cancer and came out strong against some of President Donald Trump’s more divisive policies, didn’t …

Elections

Female Senator Asks Male Judges About Their Sex Lives

Only the sleaziest employer would dare ask a potential job candidate about their sex lives when such information is irrelevant to their position. Yet …

Sexual Harassment

Brett Kavanaugh’s Clerkship With Alex Kozinski Is Raising Concerns In Light Of Harassment Claims

Coming before the Senate Judiciary Committee in an effort to become a Supreme Court justice isn't like your average job interview. Currently, Senate …

Brett Kavanaugh

Fox & Friends edits video to falsely discredit a US Senator

Mazie Hirono, the Democratic senator from Hawaii, was questioning the head of removal operations for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), …

Immigration

'I'm Confused': ICE Official Corrects Hawaii Dem on Immigration Law, Border Enforcement

An ICE official testifying before a Senate panel corrected a Democrat's claims on the administration's immigration and border enforcement, Ainsley Earhardt reported Wednesday.<p>Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono was questioning ICE Executive Associate Director for Enforcement and Removal Operations Matthew …

Immigration

‘I’m confused’: Dem. senator proves she knows nothing about immigration during Capitol Hill hearing

Top Immigration and Customs Enforcement official Matthew Albence gave Democratic Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) a lesson on his agency’s policies and family residential centers during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday on Capitol Hill.<p>Hirono provoked Albence’s ire with a non-sequitur …

Immigration

LIBERAL LOGIC: ICE Official Explains to Dem Senator that Illegal Immigrants COMMITTED A CRIME

Just Now<p>LIBERAL LOGIC: ICE Official Explains to Dem Senator that Illegal Immigrants COMMITTED A CRIME<p>A leading official at the Immigration and …

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‘I’m Confused’ — ICE Official Takes Democratic Senator To School

6:30 PM 07/31/2018<p>Democratic Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono received a quick lesson on U.S. immigration law from ICE official Matthew Albence during a …

Conservative View

Watch These Trump Officials Refuse to Answer Whether They'd Lock Their Own Children in Migrant Family Jails

There was a lot of stammering.Trump administration officials stammered and refused to answer U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono’s question about whether they …

Immigration

WATCH: ICE Official Reveals Who Will Suffer Most If Democrats Abolish ICE

An Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) official explained during a hearing on Tuesday that if Democrats abolish ICE, minority communities will …

U.S. Politics

Senate Republicans reject $250 million effort to fund election cybersecurity measures

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked a Democratic effort to increase spending on election security measures, saying they wanted to …

Republicans

Senator previews committee hearing on reunification

President Trump threatened on Sunday to shut down the federal government if the Democrats refuse to back his administration's proposed changes to …

Donald Trump

Political Survivor: A Closer Look at Hawaiʻi’s First Female Senator Mazie Hirono

Veteran lawmaker Mazie Hirono started her political career as a scrappy liberal consumer advocate in the Hawai‘i Legislature in the 1980s. In 2013, …

Hawaii

KHNL : 'Protecting our land': Sen. Hirono introduces new bill to preserve native plant species

Top Stories<p>'Protecting our land': Sen. Hirono introduces new bill to preserve native plant species<p>Posted: 07/18/2018 11:40 PM<p>HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) …

Conservation

Shaheen wants 'a chance to listen' to Kavanaugh

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Sen. Jeanne Shaheen said Wednesday that she wants "a chance to listen" to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before deciding whether she will support him.<p>"We need to have a full process where we have a chance to listen to what [Kavanaugh] has to say, to learn about his record …

Politics

Sen. Mazie Hirono Open to Voting for Kavanaugh

Sen. Mazie Horono, D-Hawaii, said Tuesday she would be open to voting for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.<p>"The burden of proof is on him, which …

Conservative View

Sen. Mazie Hirono Weighs In On Upcoming Confirmation Hearing For Brett Kavanaugh

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, about the upcoming confirmation hearing for President Trump's Supreme Court nominee.<p>Transcript<p>AILSA CHANG, HOST:<p>The newest Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, spent today carrying out a …

Politics

Hawaii Sens. Schatz and Hirono blast Trump’s choice for Supreme Court

ADVERTISING<p>Hawaii’s two Democrats in the U.S. Senate immediately denounced President Donald Trump’s choice as the next Supreme Court justice, federal …

Brett Kavanaugh

Democratic Sen. Mazie Hirono Just Leveled A Damning Indictment Against Trump

Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-HI) said after being on a conference call with the Trump administration that it was clear that Trump doesn't care about …

Liberal View

11 senators demand an update on separated kids

A group of mostly Democratic lawmakers on Monday asked for information about the 2,300 migrant children separated from their families under the Trump administration’s since-halted immigration policy.<p>Eleven senators, including Kirsten Gillibrand, Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders, signed the …

Politics

575 people arrested in Senate building during immigration protest

U.S. Capitol Police arrested 575 people at the Senate's Hart Office Building on Thursday during a protest against President Trump's immigration …

Immigration

Some Democrats are calling for ICE to be abolished, should it be?

Sen. Mazie Hirono, Democrat from Hawaii, reacts to news of some Democrats in Congress and candidates running in 2018 Midterms calling for an end to …

Politics

Hawaii lawmakers react to Supreme Court ruling on travel ban lawsuit

Hawaii lawmakers denounced Tuesday’s Supreme Court decision on their state’s lawsuit against the Trump administration. The court ruled 5-4 to uphold …

Immigration

Hirono: Immigrant detention ‘very reminiscent’ of Japanese-American internment during WWII

<b>Judy Woodruff:</b><p>We turn now to Capitol Hill, where, as congressional correspondent Lisa Desjardins reports, there’s new fallout after today’s Supreme …

Immigration

Hirono on Trump travel ban decision: 'Dark day for our country'

Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) joins MTP Daily to discuss the Supreme Court upholding Trump’s travel ban and its implications on presidential power.

U.S. Politics

President Trump’s Weekly Address; Democrats’ Weekly Address

<b>President Trump’s Weekly Address, June 23, 2018</b><b>Democrats’ Weekly Address, Senator Mazie Hirono (D, Hawaii)</b>

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President Trump’s Weekly Address 6/23/18

<b>Follow KDKA-TV</b>: Facebook | Twitter WASHINGTON (KDKA) — Above you can watch President Donald Trump’s weekly address from the White House from June 23, …

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Sen. Mazie Hirono: Those who lie for the president 'sold their souls'

Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono slammed key members of the Trump administration over the family separation policy on the U.S.-Mexico border Tuesday and …

Donald Trump