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U.S. Senator Mazie K. Hirono - Proudly Serving the People of Hawaii

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Joined Twitter 11/24/09


Let's be clear: A vote by any Senator for Judge Barrett is a vote to take away health care and eliminate pre-existi… https://t.co/kYWk9sfMZB
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10/1
2020
The clear and present danger from this Supreme Court nominee is the elimination of the Affordable Care Act. That m… https://t.co/TTPYR620j6For 44 years, the Hyde Amendment has prevented people from accessing the essential care they need. It’s past time… https://t.co/KeDSpzJf7W
9/30
2020
As we work to contain #COVID, we must also stop the spread of #disinformation that threatens public health. Intro'e… https://t.co/tksxH4Klmn
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono200,000 Americans are dead. Over 7 million have tested positive for the coronavirus. But amidst a pandemic, Amy Co… https://t.co/FJwz9m6K0GOn #NationalCoffeeDay I want to recognize all of the hard working coffee growers in Hawaii that supply high quality… https://t.co/rRhjmc8YpTOnce again, @realDonaldTrump has proved he only cares about two things - himself and money.   This so-called "busin… https://t.co/xcrZWklbux
9/29
2020
Call your Republican Senators. Call and ask them, "Why aren't you keeping your word?" Call and ask them, "Why are… https://t.co/j5ROhTwTmmThe loss of Justice Ginsburg is a loss for women’s freedom. @realDonaldTrump's nominee to the Supreme Court is ant… https://t.co/Wg8ezMhOQX
9/28
2020
Here's what going to happen with Amy Coney Barrett in the Supreme Court. Millions of Americans will be sitting at… https://t.co/OqILlSvwwJ
9/27
2020
I oppose her nomination and will fight to deny her a lifetime position on the United States Supreme Court, and in d… https://t.co/cuaAhbwl0ZBarrett has an ideological agenda she won’t acknowledge and an expressed willingness to overturn Supreme Court prec… https://t.co/tEHKAS45alSenate Republicans have gone back on their word about confirming a Supreme Court justice in an election year and di… https://t.co/XofaD8sxzVShe has a long history of being anti-choice and an explicit willingness to reverse SC precedent – endangering the p… https://t.co/U2WvkSOv4WShe will vote to strike down the Affordable Care Act after being rushed on the Supreme Court in time to hear the ca… https://t.co/WxNUwWmL1wI will not support the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court for the following reasons:UPDATE: The 2020 Census has been extended through October 31 nationwide, blocking @realDonaldTrump’s decision for n… https://t.co/RSMdU7EAag
9/26
2020
Senator @MazieHirono, a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, tells @Lawrence that health coverage for millions… https://t.co/YbnCKJ4Ub5
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono.@realDonaldTrump is one of the biggest culprits in spreading misinformation on social media. Now that platforms h… https://t.co/hD8pqs0z2Z
9/25
2020
NEW: Today @maziehirono & I introduced a bill to study the dangerous spread of #COVID19 disinformation & misinforma… https://t.co/DLJpZXXQ7i
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoThe new Supreme Court nominee will be put in place just in time to rip healthcare from millions. This is neither h… https://t.co/ogG96B9w9SNew #Hysteria: @morninggloria & @AlyssaMastro44 chat w/ @maziehirono about the fight over RBG's SCOTUS seat &… https://t.co/bqtSll4r1t
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoThe American people need to know what’s at stake: Republicans are racing to put a justice on the Supreme Court who… https://t.co/9mCkz871bS
9/24
2020
While discussing climate change, @SecBrouillette said “Scientists say a lot of things. I have scientists inside of… https://t.co/Cd7yB4SXI6With health care, women’s rights, and so much more on the line, Republicans have reversed their stated principles.… https://t.co/dM19T5zSr9
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoHow can you trust those who don’t keep their word? While Republicans try to steal yet another seat, the millions w… https://t.co/KDxY32mKd5
9/23
2020
Americans should know “their health care is about to be wiped out” during a pandemic that has claimed nearly 200,00… https://t.co/3fpzRHTQyw
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9/22
2020
Anyone who's tested positive for COVID-19? That's a pre-existing condition—one that won't be protected if… https://t.co/G4DnZ5xUHt
9/21
2020
I have a very simple message for Donald Trump and Mitch McConnell tonight. The best and only way to honor the life’… https://t.co/U2pOkVRk5hJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a giant. There are literally not enough words to describe the transformational impa… https://t.co/FDGw4Jw6Gi
9/19
2020
Today is National POW/MIA Recognition Day. Join us in honoring prisoners of war and those who are still missing in… https://t.co/4EiA71tvFQ
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoThe Trump admin has been trying to discredit scientists since Day 1. They’ve worked hard to suppress career employ… https://t.co/Tor1WgOk2h
9/18
2020
Nothing fazes Bill Barr as he spews his pro-Trump nonsense – not the truth, not the rule of law, and not the lives… https://t.co/SUr2eQUeYaVanessa Guillen fought for our country and now it’s time for us to fight for her. The #IAmVanessaGuillen Act will… https://t.co/SxLLO5RVWA
9/17
2020
Everything @realDonaldTrump says is either a total exaggeration or an outright lie. Health care has always been an… https://t.co/u9MerbB3AS.@SenWhitehouse, @maziehirono, & I called for this investigation last month to shed light on the Trump Admin's mism… https://t.co/ivewglEtFU
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9/16
2020
Worth repeating: @realDonaldTrump only cares about himself. He’s spent the past 4 years packing the courts with jud… https://t.co/JINsHTrCaF
9/15
2020
It’s like this administration’s checklist for new officials is: ✅Connections to @HeartlandInst or fossil fuel indus… https://t.co/2fr6fCtdcM
9/14
2020
As we mark the 26th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act during the pandemic, we see how important it is t… https://t.co/Otdyz7vO79 @SenatorDurbin @SenSherrodBrown @SenBlumenthal @maziehirono and I are asking White House Counsel Pat Cipollone for… https://t.co/AlsXK0gMrn
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono
9/13
2020
By downplaying threats from white supremacists and blocking intel on Russian election interference, @DHS_Wolf and… https://t.co/A23MDWaAdlWe will #NeverForget those we lost 19 years ago on 9/11 and in the years since. We remember the resiliency and the… https://t.co/z4VTxU3yiY
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoTrump is only in it for himself. We are approaching 200,000 Americans dead from COVID-19. And yet he wanted to "p… https://t.co/sZGXLKHjA0
9/11
2020
How many more Americans have to die? How many more Americans have to lose their jobs? How many more businesses have… https://t.co/yVXsGfqgmZAG Barr: if you want to defend @realDonaldTrump's lies, he should pay you--after you resign as Attorney General.
9/10
2020
Our small family farmers in Hawaii are hurting — just as I’m sure farmers across the nation are hurting. But while… https://t.co/oK4sY5z7Df
9/8
2020
Unions built the middle class in this country. They're the reason millions have weekends, paid time off, and other… https://t.co/StPfQ3BKFP
9/7
2020
Color me not impressed. https://t.co/jKFa6MVVPUDonald Trump only cares about himself and money. Service and sacrifice mean nothing to him. By denigrating and di… https://t.co/n3H9yWK68v
9/4
2020
The pandemic has shed light on what families and children all across the nation have been facing for years—food ins… https://t.co/2M50mfi4fGAs an island state, Hawaii can’t drive or easily fly to the next state. We depend on deliveries of our medication o… https://t.co/btq6RacRlaLIVE: U.S. Senator @maziehirono in a conversation with TIME’s @aabramson about how legislators can lead… https://t.co/H02ypcArdy
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoStarting in one hour, join us for a live #TIME100Talks featuring conversations with @maziehirono, @SofiaVergara,… https://t.co/f7huUqloe1
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoIt’s bad enough that @realDonaldTrump breaks the law all the time. Now he wants his supporters to join him. Voting… https://t.co/kydM0o7tgp
9/3
2020
Today, we honor our nation's heroes during the 75th Commemoration of the End of #WWII live from Hawaii.… https://t.co/XvTQ4HgoMl
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoOn the 75th anniversary of World War II's end, we salute the service and sacrifice of those in whose footsteps we f… https://t.co/1NNKDTxpfz
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoTune in this Thursday for a live #TIME100Talks featuring Senator @maziehirono in a discussion about leadership thro… https://t.co/5VqrPIi1v8
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoThere are less than 30 days left to be counted in the #2020Census. The Trump administration is once again trying t… https://t.co/6ZBLXQd24M
9/2
2020
It's hard to imagine that in 2020 not everyone has easy access to Wi-Fi. But like for those two little girls, it's… https://t.co/2eGmvb8pceIt’s been a month since the $600 unemployment program expired. Millions of Americans have had their weekly checks s… https://t.co/jiJXGxC1OT
9/1
2020
There's no good reason for USDA not to extend free school meals until the end of the school year. While this annou… https://t.co/pEy3MqmNIk
8/31
2020
Millions of children will go hungry this year and USDA refuses to extend school meal waivers. For parents with bus… https://t.co/X3RB3m2q5ZWhite supremacists and far-right militias have infiltrated police departments in every region of the US. A timely… https://t.co/QTH6v5KMUz
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono
8/28
2020
Only a week before schools opened did Republicans scrape together a non-starter plan. Our teachers and students ca… https://t.co/NKvxy4jfScFor more than a year, we've been uncovering how Americans are experiencing the climate crisis & charting a path tow… https://t.co/0xPleukFwN
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono
8/27
2020
Only in DonaldWorld could someone think a photo-op with new citizens can cover up years of this administration's ra… https://t.co/42YgI95SyFVoting now is just as important as it was 100 years ago. As we mark Women’s Equality Day, we cannot forget the figh… https://t.co/KYA0T95kuBSome very good news for 2020. Proof that #VaccinesWork. Thanks to organizations like @Rotary and @USAIDAfrica, th… https://t.co/pHzqpmYlBG
8/26
2020
No amount of mansplaining from Peter Navarro to @mitchellreports can justify @realDonaldTrump's continued push for… https://t.co/nldQEKzt25The officers who shot Jacob Blake weren’t wearing body cams. If a neighbor hadn't captured video, we wouldn't even… https://t.co/0EnBr8BEHdJacob Blake shouldn’t be fighting for his life today in the ICU. This weekend, police shot him seven times in the… https://t.co/fTzq4VJY3w30 to 40 million Americans may lose their homes. Starting today, landlords are free to evict families that were p… https://t.co/jVMxgol7gA
8/25
2020
Today Louis DeJoy confirmed our fears: more big changes to @USPS delivery, especially in Hawaii, are still secretly… https://t.co/GQrAbuRblP
8/22
2020
It was a fun surprise to be included @WSJ, but I do have a slight correction. While I represent the great state of… https://t.co/bVOvmtanTm
8/21
2020
A cruel, heartless way to decide a cruel, heartless policy. There must be accountability for those complicit in t… https://t.co/NGwIFvq9Vf
8/20
2020
The FCC shortchanged Tribes when they only extended the Tribal broadband filing window by 30 days. That's why… https://t.co/3UL8gPNKgD
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono
8/19
2020
Your speaking up and fighting back forced this change. But make no mistake: Louis DeJoy's announcement does absolut… https://t.co/HcuKcSMCzMToday marks 100 years since the United States ratified the #19thAmendment making voting a right regardless of sex.… https://t.co/MzLdWZYCl9
8/18
2020
Sec. Bernhardt bragged that @realDonaldTrump's leadership opened up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to the oil… https://t.co/InBnhaPlk1In response to a letter I sent with @MarkWarner and @SenatorMenendez, @Facebook committed to combatting boogaloo gr… https://t.co/m8zDHJAOxiFor too many Nevadans coronavirus-related resources like testing info, & updates about how to keep families safe ar… https://t.co/9FxBRhtLXo
Retweeted by Senator Mazie Hirono
8/17
2020
I heard from dozens of you about the delays in receiving medication, paychecks, ballots - all because… https://t.co/3kPT2UUQUT
8/15
2020
85 years ago today, FDR signed the #SocialSecurity Act lifting millions of Americans out of poverty. But… https://t.co/KtfhVcDRH8J. Christian Adams has ✅ aggressively supported voter suppression efforts ✅ been sued for voter intimidation and… https://t.co/gu2LvreT65Today @realDonaldTrump removed all pretense: he’s attacking @USPS intentionally to sabotage voting by mail because… https://t.co/G5H2Z47vqC
8/14
2020
This is what RESILIENCE looks like. Applause is not enough. It’s time to protect the workers who continue to fight… https://t.co/khWyLMx7bg
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoThis is a shoutout to all the nurses, many of them immigrants, who are still putting their lives on the line to pro… https://t.co/17bfRSF5oK
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8/13
2020
Donald Trump and his newest cronie Postmaster General Louis DeJoy are deliberately delaying your mail to undermine… https://t.co/KqGgBRJ39BJudge Caproni said it best, “It is not only a sin to kill a mockingbird, it is also a crime.” Normally Presidents… https://t.co/oLqEF0hvnR
8/12
2020
Fund the @USPS. Pass it on. https://t.co/2IydChdVukSocial media has been key for QAnon’s growth into the mainstream — just like the anti-vax movement and other conspi… https://t.co/glHyOZIpPu
8/11
2020
As @benyt notes, “in the Trump era, a specific kind of misinformation on social media is a central tactic of the ri… https://t.co/svNnx8Co73
8/10
2020
Rather than encouraging Republicans to negotiate in good faith, @realDonaldTrump is indulging his savior complex wi… https://t.co/40Yh7nHAxx
8/9
2020
I think we can all agree #2020 has been quite a year. https://t.co/fV7fknyh13
8/7
2020
The people doing the essential work aren't the Fortune 500 CEO or investment banker. It's the custodian, child car… https://t.co/VsbIG0sPjQAmericans shouldn't have to choose between protecting our health or our democracy. We've already seen the impacts o… https://t.co/xjEtQr6nHH
8/6
2020
Let's be clear, Russia is trying to interfere with the 2020 election right now. Democrat or Republican, Obama or T… https://t.co/hoGbJsaiXwImmigrants are disproportionately working in essential jobs to keep Americans safe – often at great risk to their o… https://t.co/IUX5pUgJAnI’m joining @MazieHirono and my colleagues to call for #COVID19 relief for tax-paying immigrant families as the pub… https://t.co/NPvCCUaYIp
Retweeted by Senator Mazie HironoThe truest thing that @realDonaldTrump has said about this pandemic is that he doesn't take responsibility at all.… https://t.co/tVEVavi4Pu
8/5
2020

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