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Sen. Mazie K. Hirono, D-Hawaii

Senator (2nd term)



Political Highlights: Hawaii House, 1980-94; lieutenant governor, 1994-2002; Democratic nominee for governor, 2002; U.S. House of Representatives, 2007-13
Born: November 3, 1947; Fukushima, Japan
Residence: Honolulu
Religion: Buddhist
Family: Husband, Leighton Kim Oshima; one stepchild
Education: U. of Hawaii, B.A. 1970; Georgetown U., J.D. 1978
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Personnel; Readiness & Management Support; Seapower - Chairperson); Energy & Natural Resources (Energy - Chairperson; National Parks; Public Lands, Forests and Mining); Judiciary (Federal Courts, Oversight, Agency Action, & Federal Rights; Immigration, Citizenship, & Border Safety; Intellectual Property; Privacy, Technology, & the Law); Small Business & Entrepreneurship; Veterans' Affairs; Joint Budget Reform
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District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 37th ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 507,928 followers

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