Vote — Feb 4, 2016 12:05 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 43/54
Sen. Hirono [D-HI]: Nay
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Senator from Hawaii, Democrat
Hirono, a Democrat, has been the Junior senator from Hawaii since Jan 3, 2013 (next election in 2018).
She was previously the representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district (2007-2012).
Our unique analysis of the bills Hirono has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into her position in the Senate.
Each dot in the chart below is a member of the Senate. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Hirono is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)
Mazie Hirono sits on the following committees:
Hirono sponsors bills primarily in these issue areas:
Some of Hirono’s most recently sponsored bills include...
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From Jan 2013 to Feb 2016, Hirono missed 2 of 1,013 roll call votes, which is 0.2%. This is better than the median of 1.7% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. ProPublica has tracked 27 explanations for these missed votes. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
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