All Articles on Mazie Hirono

Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) speaks at a rally on October 1, 2018 in Boston. News
Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley to Introduce Resolution Calling for Kavanaugh Impeachment Inquiry
"We must demand justice for survivors and hold Kavanaugh accountable for his actions."
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Accusing Trump of Trying to 'Subvert the Constitution to Protect Himself,' Senators Sue to Block Whitaker from Serving as Acting AG
"The stakes are too high to allow the president to install an unconfirmed lackey to lead the Department of Justice."
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As Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley indicated that he would push through a vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, a number of Democrats walked out in protest after condemning Grassley for violating the panel's rules. News
'Listen to the People!' Democrats Walk Out of Committee Meeting in Protest as GOP Pushes Toward Kavanaugh Vote
"It's not a matter of believing her and it never has been...most Republican Senators probably believe Christine Blasey Ford. They just don't care. It's the same reason they want to ban abortion: women's pain, trauma, and lived experiences DO NOT MATTER to them."
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Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) speaks as Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) listens after they received a letter signed by Holton-Arms alumnae in support of Christine Blasey Ford on September 20, 2018 at Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. News
'Kavanaugh Should Be Impeached—Not Promoted': Second Sexual Assault Allegation Intensifies Opposition to Supreme Court Nominee
"Brett Kavanaugh was unfit to serve before these latest allegations, now there can be no question that he must not serve on the highest court in the land."
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President Trump said Wednesday that the FBI is not in the position to investigate Christine Blasey Ford's allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh—even though the bureau investigated Anita Hill's claims of sexual harassment by Justice Clarence Thomas in 1991. News
Amid Call to 'Push Pause Button' on Kavanaugh Hearing in Order to Probe Assault Allegation, Trump Lies That FBI Can't Investigate
While claiming Christine Blasey Ford's allegations are "hard to believe," the president refuses to allow an investigation to uncover the truth
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 Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh meeting with Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) in her office on Capitol Hill on August 21, 2018 in Washington, DC. News
While Women's Rights Group Demand Kavanaugh Withdraw, Susan Collins Doesn't "Know Enough to Make a Judgment"
"NOW respectfully demands that Brett Kavanaugh withdraw and if he doesn't, that the Committee and the full Senate rejects the nomination of this flawed nominee," said Toni Van Pelt, president for the National Organization for Women
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