Brian Schatz

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Brian Schatz said : “The current public health crisis has shown us why it’s so important to have strong paid leave policies, but our current laws are still forcing federal workers to make the impossible choice between caring for their families and keeping their jobs,” “Our bill will provide federal workers with 12 weeks of paid leave, giving them the time they need to take care of their own health and their loved ones” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 17, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In 36 states, doctors and their patients have the option to use medical marijuana to manage pain—unless those doctors work for the VA and their patients are veterans,” “This bill protects veteran patients in these states and gives their VA doctors the option to prescribe medical marijuana to veterans, and it also promises to shed light on how medical marijuana can help with the nation’s opioid epidemic” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 17, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In 36 states, doctors and their patients have the option to use medical marijuana to manage painunless those doctors work for the VA and their patients are veterans,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, April 17, 2021 12:48:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In 36 states, doctors and their patients have the option to use medical marijuana to manage pain—unless those doctors work for the VA and their patients are veterans,” “This bill protects veteran patients in these states and gives their VA doctors the option to prescribe medical marijuana to veterans, and it also promises to shed light on how medical marijuana can help with the nation’s opioid epidemic” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 16, 2021 2:28:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In a place like Hawai‘i, NOAA models provide vital warning for hurricanes, king tides, and tsunami,” “Making the code for these models open source will make it easier for experts to partner with NOAA to improve forecasts and keep our communities safe” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, April 15, 2021 12:01:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These are investments that should stand the test of time, and therefore we’re going to have to engage the committees and do our work,” External link

politico Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:12:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Daniel Akaka ) : “As a World War II Army veteran and former chair of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Senator Akaka always believed in the government’s power to improve people’s lives—a guiding principle during his 36 years of service in Congress. He wrote and passed into law a 21st century GI bill, which updated and expanded services for veterans and their families,” “Naming this new VA center in his honor is just one way we can continue to pay tribute to his legacy of service to veterans and to Hawaii” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 9, 2021 10:09:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These federal funds will help us crush this virus and get shots into arms all across our state,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 3, 2021 2:45:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Last fall, Yukio Okutsu was understaffed and ill equipped to stop a deadly COVID outbreak. This new federal funding will help the home upgrade its facilities and ensure its workers remain on the payroll so that it can keep its residents healthy and safe,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 2, 2021 9:41:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “State and local governments have been on the front lines of this pandemic — buying PPE, running testing and tracing programs, and providing emergency food and housing. This reimbursement from FEMA will cover some of the costs of this life-saving work and free up more resources to help us get back to normal life,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, March 30, 2021 9:20:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These new federal dollars will go toward rent and utility payments and other housing services so that Native Hawaiian families have safe, affordable places to call home,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 27, 2021 2:27:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Racist attacks against Asian Americans are disgusting and unacceptable. We must stand in solidarity against racism and racist violence,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 27, 2021 2:27:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The internment of Japanese-American citizens remains one of the darkest and most shameful periods in our history. The stories of so many who unjustly lost their freedom, lost property and were forcibly uprooted from their homes should be a constant reminder of our duty to uphold the rights of every American,” “This new bill would ensure that we continue to preserve internment sites and create a new grant program to educate more people about Japanese American confinement” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 26, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Racist attacks against Asian Americans are disgusting and unacceptable. We must stand in solidarity against racism and racist violence,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 25, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Our kids are spending more time than ever learning, playing, and connecting with friends and family from behind a screen. We need to study whether this increased screen time will have long-term effects on their health and well-being,” “Our bipartisan bill will allow us to better understand how technology impacts childhood development and give us the tools to make effective policy” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 25, 2021 2:36:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I think it is objectively true that in terms of the top Cabinet positions, that the representation is not there. I think it’s also true that the White House wants to fix this,” “I’ve talked to both Mazie and Tammy about it, and we’ve talked to the White House, and I think there’s goodwill here. And so I think this is going to land in a good place” External link

southernminn Wednesday, March 24, 2021 5:54:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I think it is objectively true that in terms of the top Cabinet positions, that the representation is not there. I think it’s also true that the White House wants to fix this,” “I’ve talked to both Mazie and Tammy about it, and we’ve talked to the White House, and I think there’s goodwill here. And so I think this is going to land in a good place” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, March 24, 2021 4:50:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Websites and apps that collect personal information have a responsibility to protect that data and not use it in a way that harms its own users. Our bill will help make sure that when people give online companies their information, it won’t be abused,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 24, 2021 12:08:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Friday, March 19, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Friday, March 19, 2021 9:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 9:07:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 7:42:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 6:11:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 5:11:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This new grant program will help Hawai‘i restaurants keep the lights on and keep employees on the payroll until we can return to normal life,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, March 15, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “At least $6.1 billion from the new COVID package is headed to Hawai‘i, and our new resource guide will help families, workers, and small businesses access this new relief. If you’ve lost your job, can’t make rent, or need help keeping your businesses afloat, I encourage you to visit our website to learn more about the latest federal resources and programs,” “As more federal assistance becomes available, we’ll keep updating the guide so that you have more information about the relief available to you” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 13, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Learning a second language not only helps students perform better in school, but also improves problem-solving skills and chances at professional success,” “In Hawaiʻi, our students have the unique opportunity to earn a seal of biliteracy for fluency in the Hawaiian language. Our bill will improve and expand this important program nationwide so that every student can be properly recognized for learning a second language” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 12, 2021 9:39:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Broadband has been a critical lifeline during the pandemic, making it possible to work and learn remotely, see a doctor without leaving home, and stay connected with relatives. But right now, too many families from underserved communities face barriers to getting online and are falling behind,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 12, 2021 1:59:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz told : "I don't think the average consumer knows that half the stuff they buy at the supermarket contains palm oil, and most of that palm oil is from illegally deforested land," External link

CBSnews Monday, March 8, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz added : "This is similarly offensive to our most basic ideals," External link

CBSnews Monday, March 8, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Billions of dollars are coming to Hawai‘i to help families and small businesses. This new package will deliver immediate help to people who have lost their job or can’t make their rent. It provides funding for schools and health care and will give our state more resources to get people vaccinated,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 6, 2021 10:26:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Throughout this pandemic, everybody has been correctly calling for decision-makers to rely on the science,” External link

thegardenisland Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:35:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz told : "I don't think the average consumer knows that half the stuff they buy at the supermarket contains palm oil, and most of that palm oil is from illegally deforested land," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, March 3, 2021 5:14:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz added : "This is similarly offensive to our most basic ideals," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, March 3, 2021 5:14:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Democracy reforms benefit from people understanding how these arcane rules are hurting them in their lives,” “Not just as some sort of abstract process complaint, but of real harm to regular people who are trying to try to make it economically” External link

politico Tuesday, March 2, 2021 5:49:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz told : “and it doesn’t solve the structural deficit,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Democracy reforms benefit from people understanding how these arcane rules are hurting them in their lives,” “Not just as some sort of abstract process complaint, but of real harm to regular people who are trying to try to make it economically” External link

politico Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:42:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Throughout this pandemic, everybody has been correctly calling for decision-makers to rely on the science,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, February 28, 2021 1:46:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I can report that everybody is working very closely together in good faith to try to salvage what we can of this academic year,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, February 28, 2021 1:46:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Marine Sanctuary ) : “We still have more to learn from Papahanaumokuakea,” “Strengthening NOAA’s ocean exploration program will increase both the tempo of discovery, and the capacity to manage this Marine National Monument and World Heritage Site” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 26, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everyone deserves a safe, affordable place to call home. This federal funding will help us repair and maintain homes for thousands of Hawai’i families living in public housing,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 23, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The students who attend our country’s service academies represent our nation’s best,” “I look forward to seeing these young men and women grow into the next generation of military leaders” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 3:39:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “But I ain’t going to be able to find $2 billion,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “as straightforward as possible about the fiscal plan,” “People are just sick of being told a fantastical story that there’s a magical solution” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It could be enough to prevent all layoffs and furloughs,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We need to rethink the way we invest in our communities. I’m committed to making sure we are putting money where people need it most. That means more support for affordable housing, climate resiliency, and safer and more efficient transportation systems,” “We have a lot of work to do, and this new post puts me in a better position to help shape and defend Hawai‘i’s priorities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 16, 2021 2:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "The Census Bureau should take all the time it needs to report its data and make sure every person is counted as mandated by the Constitution," External link

npr Friday, February 12, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These weather cameras will give pilots a chance to see changing weather conditions across the state and make any adjustments they need to keep their passengers safe. I thank the FAA for working with us to expand this program into Hawai‘i and improve public safety for everyone,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 12, 2021 7:54:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This is great news for Hawai‘i. It will keep the state’s vaccination program running and free up state and county resources that can be used to do more to help fight the pandemic and support local people,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 12, 2021 7:54:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The historical weight of the insurrection resonated today for a lot of members,” “Frankly, I think there were some colleagues on the other side of the aisle that hadn’t quite grasped the threat that we were under, physically, and the real peril for American democracy. Whether that moves any votes, I have no idea. But you could feel the weight in the air, and you feel the emotion in the room” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 11, 2021 11:49:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Pacific Islander ) : “This grant will help us ramp up targeted community outreach to Pacific Islander families so that they can get the care and resources they need to stay safe,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 11, 2021 6:30:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There is literally nothing that the Trump lawyers could do to change any of these other Republicans’ minds,” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 11, 2021 2:41:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Our new bill reasserts our commitment to a free press at home and abroad, empowering the State Department to engage with these issues diplomatically on the world stage,” External link

voanews Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:34:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It’s hard work. You’re going to put a lot hours in to begin with, but it’s a profitable job if it’s something that younger people are interested in,” External link

lacrossetribune Monday, February 8, 2021 10:17:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There’s been a couple of young young guys and gals that have shown interest in wanting to do this, and there’s one that I know is going to be opening up a plant hopefully this next year,” “So there is some interest, which is good to see, but for the small processors to continue to be a part of this industry, there’s got to be more interest in this field” External link

lacrossetribune Monday, February 8, 2021 10:17:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz wrote : "Why would we listen to the economist who admits he went too small last time if he’s warning us to go small again? I swear this town is nuts," External link

nbcnews Friday, February 5, 2021 11:47:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz wrote : "Why would we listen to the economist who admits he went too small last time if he’s warning us to go small again? I swear this town is nuts," External link

nbcnews Friday, February 5, 2021 7:53:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 6:02:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We need to remember what this is all about," "This is not about a goofy 10-hour or 12-hour or 15-hour process where we stack amendments and try to set each other up, that we'll somehow trick someone into taking a bad position that can be turned into a campaign advertisement" External link

upi Friday, February 5, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 3:13:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We need to remember what this is all about. This is not about a goofy 10-hour or 12-hour or 15-hour process where we stack amendments and try to set each other up, that we'll somehow trick someone into taking a bad position that can be turned into a campaign advertisement," "It is nonsense, and everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama" External link

CBSnews Friday, February 5, 2021 2:44:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This new federal funding will help Hawai‘i public schools in low-income areas hire more teachers and offer more academic support programs for students in need,” External link

thegardenisland Friday, February 5, 2021 2:25:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 9:51:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 5:40:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We need to remember what this is all about. This is not about a goofy 10-hour or 12-hour or 15-hour process where we stack amendments and try to set each other up, that we'll somehow trick someone into taking a bad position that can be turned into a campaign advertisement," "It is nonsense, and everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama" External link

CBSnews Thursday, February 4, 2021 8:15:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “More help is on the way for Hawai‘i families struggling to put food on their tables,” “These new actions from the president will boost benefits and provide more healthy meals for those most in need” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6:24:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “More help is on the way for Hawaii families struggling to put food on their tables,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, January 27, 2021 1:01:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “With nearly 31 million people unemployed, we need solutions that meet the scale of the problem,” “Our bill will put people back to work and provide the workforce we need to stop the spread of the coronavirus and help us safely reopen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, January 24, 2021 1:12:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This grant will help create a centralized waste treatment system that’s safer for Hilo families and improves the resiliency of the community,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, January 23, 2021 11:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “With nearly 31 million people unemployed, we need solutions that meet the scale of the problem,” “Our bill will put people back to work and provide the workforce we need to stop the spread of the coronavirus and help us safely reopen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, January 23, 2021 5:53:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This grant will help create a centralized waste treatment system that’s safer for Hilo families and improves the resiliency of the community,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, January 23, 2021 2:50:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

therepublic Friday, January 22, 2021 6:15:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

seattlepi Friday, January 22, 2021 5:56:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census," External link

startribune Friday, January 22, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “With nearly 31 million people unemployed, we need solutions that meet the scale of the problem,” “Our bill will put people back to work and provide the workforce we need to stop the spread of the coronavirus and help us safely reopen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, January 22, 2021 4:28:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Friday, January 22, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

dailyjournal Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

thegrio Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:09:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

hjnews Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

denverpost Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:28:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

click2houston Thursday, January 21, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

gazette Thursday, January 21, 2021 8:09:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:49:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

680news Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

seattlepi Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:37:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

yourerie Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:28:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Ted ) : “Ted, there were people who literally stormed the Capitol with zip ties to take hostages, and one person had a ‘camp Auschwitz’ tee-shirt,” “You don’t get to referee the words that anyone uses given your behavior over the last month” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 13, 2021 12:49:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Ted ) : “Ted, there were people who literally stormed the Capitol with zip ties to take hostages, and one person had a ‘camp Auschwitz’ tee-shirt,” “You don’t get to referee the words that anyone uses given your behavior over the last month” External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, January 13, 2021 8:41:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz added : “But we must discover which elected and appointed officials, if any, and which civil servants, were helping the coup,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, January 12, 2021 6:23:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “If the clouds part and we have opportunities to do real legislating, then great, but if they don't, then at least the Biden administration doesn't waste 18 months, you know, testing the good faith of Republicans to do a bill,” External link

politico Monday, January 11, 2021 1:31:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This proposed rule directly undermines the OCC’s responsibility to ensure a safe and sound banking sector,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 8, 2021 6:50:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This proposed rule directly undermines the OCC’s responsibility to ensure a safe and sound banking sector,” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This proposed rule directly undermines the OCC’s responsibility to ensure a safe and sound banking sector. It is extremely troubling that a federal regulator is using its supervisory authority to pressure banks to finance projects the banks themselves have deemed too risky,” “When it comes to banks’ decision-making, risk is risk—and climate change poses systemic threats to our financial system and economy. Rather than pressuring banks to lend to risky businesses, the OCC should be using its supervisory authority to require banks to better account for climate risks” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 5, 2021 8:45:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We are still in negotiation over COVID legislation,” “Focusing on trying to enact a bill in the next several days, which will hopefully include money for PPP (Paycheck Protection Program), small-business program, unemployment insurance, certainly money for vaccine distribution, rent relief, money for the DOE and UH, broadband money and nutrition money as well,” External link

thegardenisland Wednesday, December 23, 2020 1:52:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “My objective was to prevent the loss of these federal dollars,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, December 23, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “My objective was to prevent the loss of these federal dollars,” External link

thegardenisland Wednesday, December 23, 2020 2:53:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “While it’s not enough, and we still have more work to do,” External link

thegardenisland Tuesday, December 22, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “is the reason we don’t have a deal” External link

msn-uk Saturday, December 19, 2020 3:48:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Now that they have joined this international effort, I will expect them to take further concrete steps towards managing climate risks,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 1:02:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Contact tracing is an important component of a comprehensive strategy to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. I was frustrated with the Department of Health’s initial reluctance to implement a robust contact tracing program, but I have been encouraged by the ramp-up of hiring and efforts to improve the efficiency of the program in recent months,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, December 3, 2020 1:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Pacific Islander ) : “We need to do more to fight outbreaks in Pacific Islander communities,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Friday, November 20, 2020 2:21:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There’s this kind of macho, ‘Well, I’m not afraid of Covid’ thing going on,” External link

nytimes Thursday, November 19, 2020 12:43:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There’s this kind of macho, ‘Well, I’m not afraid of Covid’ thing going on,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 18, 2020 4:22:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “If you lose a football game, you never say everything went perfectly, even if you did some things well and it was close,” “A loss is a loss. Every Democratic organization, including the DSCC [Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee], should be looking at what strategies, processes, candidates, consultants and messages were most effective” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Wednesday, November 11, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Association ) : “Whether that is through the American Bankers Association, whether that is through the Chamber of Commerce, we need to see a stronger presence from the business community,” External link

politico Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:14:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about President Trump ) : “There are lots of reasons to believe that what Trump is talking about or contemplating cannot be accomplished,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 4, 2020 8:00:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz suggested : “the person who gets the most votes should win. It’s that simple” External link

globalresearch Tuesday, November 3, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There are lots of reasons to believe that what Trump is talking about or contemplating cannot be accomplished,” External link

politico Tuesday, November 3, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz suggested : “the person who gets the most votes should win. It’s that simple” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, November 3, 2020 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We don’t have the luxury of doing only one or two things,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, November 1, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We don’t have the luxury of doing only one or two things,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, November 1, 2020 2:31:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We don't have the luxury of doing only one or two things," External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, November 1, 2020 1:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz disse : “Essa audiência é absurda. Isso é bullying e é para fins eleitorais” External link

istoe Thursday, October 29, 2020 3:59:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz disse : "Essa audiência é absurda. Isso é bullying e é para fins eleitorais" External link

noticias-terra-br Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:36:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Senate Commerce ) : “We have to call this hearing what it is: it’s a sham,” “This play my colleagues are running did not start today, and it is not just happening here in the Senate; it is a coordinated action across the government” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, October 29, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “You have institutionally bent over backwards and over-compensated, you’ve hired Republican operatives, hosted private dinners with Republican leaders,” External link

wwlp Thursday, October 29, 2020 1:27:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This hearing is an embarrassment, we have to call it what it is: a sham,” External link

guardian Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:08:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “And so for the first time in eight years in the United States Senate, I'm not going to use my time to ask any questions because this is nonsense, and it's not going to work this time,” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “What we are seeing today is an attempt to bully the CEOs of private companies into carrying out a hit-job on a presidential candidate, by making sure they push out foreign and domestic misinformation meant to influence the election,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This hearing is an embarrassment, we have to call it what it is: a sham,” External link

guardian Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “When you’re on especially Twitter, all you’re doing is worrying or getting enraged. All you’re doing is doom-scrolling,” “And this is a way to channel that anxiety into something constructive for the country” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It’s just important not to have just a couple of stars in an election cycle who vacuum up all the money, and then a bunch of otherwise viable candidates who are starving for resources because they haven’t become an internet sensation,” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz acknowledged : “It’s not without its dangers, given that we’re in the positions that we’re in that we can sometimes say goofy or embarrassing things,” “But it is that un-intermediated, relatively normal-sounding dialogue that I think causes people to believe, correctly, that it’s actually us operating the accounts and that we’re just like other people, feeling anxiety, walking from meeting to meeting and figuring out how we can maximize our positive impact” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “What we do is not what the institutional Democratic Party does,” “And we don’t want to become an arm of it, because then it loses its value” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There is a very good reason that we don’t haul people before us to yell at them for not doing our bidding during an election. It is a misuse of taxpayer dollars,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I have no interest in being the mayor of progressive Twitter,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, October 27, 2020 5:40:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This news means that people can expect faster and more reliable internet service,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, October 27, 2020 2:09:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We have to remember that we’re the party of labor,” External link

politico Thursday, October 15, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Once a safe, effective COVID-19 vaccine is available, Hawai‘i must be prepared to successfully distribute it to families across our state,” “These federal funds will ensure that we have the infrastructure in place to quickly and widely administer the vaccine” External link

thegardenisland Thursday, October 8, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz wrote : “Senate Republicans just blocked a unanimous vote on a resolution condemning white supremacy,” External link

israelnationalnews Friday, October 2, 2020 8:29:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Pacific Islander ) : “We must use every public health intervention available to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our vulnerable populations, and especially to reduce the disparities we’ve seen in the Pacific Islander community,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We have now seen outbreaks of the virus at multiple (Hawaii) nursing homes and care facilities, including the tragedy at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, September 26, 2020 1:10:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It’s not an exaggeration to say that the law will likely be gutted,” External link

erietvnews Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:39:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Righteous anger is being translated into political action,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, September 22, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This report makes clear that Avalon did not take the steps necessary to protect its residents and staff,” “We have known all along that nursing homes and their residents were particularly vulnerable … so it is infuriating to see that basic infection control practices were not in place months after the pandemic began” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, September 22, 2020 2:06:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Righteous anger is being translated into political action,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, September 22, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It is increasingly clear to me that the state home (in Hilo) is understaffed and ill-equipped to stop this outbreak on its own. Moreover, I am concerned that the state and county have been too slow to respond to the crisis with the urgency that it demands, including with a request for more federal assistance” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, September 20, 2020 1:10:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz disse : "Esta é uma grande vitória para a saúde pública" External link

g1-globo Friday, December 20, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz explique : «Nous devons faire notre travail de supervision mais ça ne veut pas dire faire campagne sur le sujet» «Nous faisons campagne sur la santé, l'économie et le climat» External link

lapresse-CA Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:43:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz explique : "Nous devons faire notre travail de supervision mais ça ne veut pas dire faire campagne sur le sujet" External link

tv5 Tuesday, March 26, 2019 9:30:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz répondu : "Nous avons décidé de ne pas le faire" External link

nouvelobs Friday, January 18, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT



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Brian Schatz said : “The current public health crisis has shown us why it’s so important to have strong paid leave policies, but our current laws are still forcing federal workers to make the impossible choice between caring for their families and keeping their jobs,” “Our bill will provide federal workers with 12 weeks of paid leave, giving them the time they need to take care of their own health and their loved ones” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 17, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In 36 states, doctors and their patients have the option to use medical marijuana to manage pain—unless those doctors work for the VA and their patients are veterans,” “This bill protects veteran patients in these states and gives their VA doctors the option to prescribe medical marijuana to veterans, and it also promises to shed light on how medical marijuana can help with the nation’s opioid epidemic” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 17, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In 36 states, doctors and their patients have the option to use medical marijuana to manage painunless those doctors work for the VA and their patients are veterans,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, April 17, 2021 12:48:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In 36 states, doctors and their patients have the option to use medical marijuana to manage pain—unless those doctors work for the VA and their patients are veterans,” “This bill protects veteran patients in these states and gives their VA doctors the option to prescribe medical marijuana to veterans, and it also promises to shed light on how medical marijuana can help with the nation’s opioid epidemic” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 16, 2021 2:28:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “In a place like Hawai‘i, NOAA models provide vital warning for hurricanes, king tides, and tsunami,” “Making the code for these models open source will make it easier for experts to partner with NOAA to improve forecasts and keep our communities safe” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, April 15, 2021 12:01:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These are investments that should stand the test of time, and therefore we’re going to have to engage the committees and do our work,” External link

politico Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:12:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Daniel Akaka ) : “As a World War II Army veteran and former chair of the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, Senator Akaka always believed in the government’s power to improve people’s lives—a guiding principle during his 36 years of service in Congress. He wrote and passed into law a 21st century GI bill, which updated and expanded services for veterans and their families,” “Naming this new VA center in his honor is just one way we can continue to pay tribute to his legacy of service to veterans and to Hawaii” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 9, 2021 10:09:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These federal funds will help us crush this virus and get shots into arms all across our state,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 3, 2021 2:45:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Last fall, Yukio Okutsu was understaffed and ill equipped to stop a deadly COVID outbreak. This new federal funding will help the home upgrade its facilities and ensure its workers remain on the payroll so that it can keep its residents healthy and safe,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 2, 2021 9:41:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “State and local governments have been on the front lines of this pandemic — buying PPE, running testing and tracing programs, and providing emergency food and housing. This reimbursement from FEMA will cover some of the costs of this life-saving work and free up more resources to help us get back to normal life,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, March 30, 2021 9:20:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These new federal dollars will go toward rent and utility payments and other housing services so that Native Hawaiian families have safe, affordable places to call home,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 27, 2021 2:27:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Racist attacks against Asian Americans are disgusting and unacceptable. We must stand in solidarity against racism and racist violence,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 27, 2021 2:27:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The internment of Japanese-American citizens remains one of the darkest and most shameful periods in our history. The stories of so many who unjustly lost their freedom, lost property and were forcibly uprooted from their homes should be a constant reminder of our duty to uphold the rights of every American,” “This new bill would ensure that we continue to preserve internment sites and create a new grant program to educate more people about Japanese American confinement” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 26, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Racist attacks against Asian Americans are disgusting and unacceptable. We must stand in solidarity against racism and racist violence,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 25, 2021 4:37:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Our kids are spending more time than ever learning, playing, and connecting with friends and family from behind a screen. We need to study whether this increased screen time will have long-term effects on their health and well-being,” “Our bipartisan bill will allow us to better understand how technology impacts childhood development and give us the tools to make effective policy” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 25, 2021 2:36:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I think it is objectively true that in terms of the top Cabinet positions, that the representation is not there. I think it’s also true that the White House wants to fix this,” “I’ve talked to both Mazie and Tammy about it, and we’ve talked to the White House, and I think there’s goodwill here. And so I think this is going to land in a good place” External link

southernminn Wednesday, March 24, 2021 5:54:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I think it is objectively true that in terms of the top Cabinet positions, that the representation is not there. I think it’s also true that the White House wants to fix this,” “I’ve talked to both Mazie and Tammy about it, and we’ve talked to the White House, and I think there’s goodwill here. And so I think this is going to land in a good place” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, March 24, 2021 4:50:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Websites and apps that collect personal information have a responsibility to protect that data and not use it in a way that harms its own users. Our bill will help make sure that when people give online companies their information, it won’t be abused,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 24, 2021 12:08:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Friday, March 19, 2021 7:41:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Friday, March 19, 2021 9:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 9:07:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 7:42:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 6:11:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "I certainly think that voting rights, as public policy, is first among equals," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, March 18, 2021 5:11:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This new grant program will help Hawai‘i restaurants keep the lights on and keep employees on the payroll until we can return to normal life,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, March 15, 2021 10:03:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “At least $6.1 billion from the new COVID package is headed to Hawai‘i, and our new resource guide will help families, workers, and small businesses access this new relief. If you’ve lost your job, can’t make rent, or need help keeping your businesses afloat, I encourage you to visit our website to learn more about the latest federal resources and programs,” “As more federal assistance becomes available, we’ll keep updating the guide so that you have more information about the relief available to you” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 13, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Learning a second language not only helps students perform better in school, but also improves problem-solving skills and chances at professional success,” “In Hawaiʻi, our students have the unique opportunity to earn a seal of biliteracy for fluency in the Hawaiian language. Our bill will improve and expand this important program nationwide so that every student can be properly recognized for learning a second language” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 12, 2021 9:39:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Broadband has been a critical lifeline during the pandemic, making it possible to work and learn remotely, see a doctor without leaving home, and stay connected with relatives. But right now, too many families from underserved communities face barriers to getting online and are falling behind,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 12, 2021 1:59:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz told : "I don't think the average consumer knows that half the stuff they buy at the supermarket contains palm oil, and most of that palm oil is from illegally deforested land," External link

CBSnews Monday, March 8, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz added : "This is similarly offensive to our most basic ideals," External link

CBSnews Monday, March 8, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Billions of dollars are coming to Hawai‘i to help families and small businesses. This new package will deliver immediate help to people who have lost their job or can’t make their rent. It provides funding for schools and health care and will give our state more resources to get people vaccinated,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, March 6, 2021 10:26:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Throughout this pandemic, everybody has been correctly calling for decision-makers to rely on the science,” External link

thegardenisland Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:35:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz told : "I don't think the average consumer knows that half the stuff they buy at the supermarket contains palm oil, and most of that palm oil is from illegally deforested land," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, March 3, 2021 5:14:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz added : "This is similarly offensive to our most basic ideals," External link

CBSnews Wednesday, March 3, 2021 5:14:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Democracy reforms benefit from people understanding how these arcane rules are hurting them in their lives,” “Not just as some sort of abstract process complaint, but of real harm to regular people who are trying to try to make it economically” External link

politico Tuesday, March 2, 2021 5:49:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz told : “and it doesn’t solve the structural deficit,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Democracy reforms benefit from people understanding how these arcane rules are hurting them in their lives,” “Not just as some sort of abstract process complaint, but of real harm to regular people who are trying to try to make it economically” External link

politico Tuesday, March 2, 2021 2:42:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Throughout this pandemic, everybody has been correctly calling for decision-makers to rely on the science,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, February 28, 2021 1:46:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I can report that everybody is working very closely together in good faith to try to salvage what we can of this academic year,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, February 28, 2021 1:46:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Marine Sanctuary ) : “We still have more to learn from Papahanaumokuakea,” “Strengthening NOAA’s ocean exploration program will increase both the tempo of discovery, and the capacity to manage this Marine National Monument and World Heritage Site” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 26, 2021 4:25:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everyone deserves a safe, affordable place to call home. This federal funding will help us repair and maintain homes for thousands of Hawai’i families living in public housing,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 23, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The students who attend our country’s service academies represent our nation’s best,” “I look forward to seeing these young men and women grow into the next generation of military leaders” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 19, 2021 3:39:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “But I ain’t going to be able to find $2 billion,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “as straightforward as possible about the fiscal plan,” “People are just sick of being told a fantastical story that there’s a magical solution” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It could be enough to prevent all layoffs and furloughs,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:32:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We need to rethink the way we invest in our communities. I’m committed to making sure we are putting money where people need it most. That means more support for affordable housing, climate resiliency, and safer and more efficient transportation systems,” “We have a lot of work to do, and this new post puts me in a better position to help shape and defend Hawai‘i’s priorities” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 16, 2021 2:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "The Census Bureau should take all the time it needs to report its data and make sure every person is counted as mandated by the Constitution," External link

npr Friday, February 12, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “These weather cameras will give pilots a chance to see changing weather conditions across the state and make any adjustments they need to keep their passengers safe. I thank the FAA for working with us to expand this program into Hawai‘i and improve public safety for everyone,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 12, 2021 7:54:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This is great news for Hawai‘i. It will keep the state’s vaccination program running and free up state and county resources that can be used to do more to help fight the pandemic and support local people,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 12, 2021 7:54:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The historical weight of the insurrection resonated today for a lot of members,” “Frankly, I think there were some colleagues on the other side of the aisle that hadn’t quite grasped the threat that we were under, physically, and the real peril for American democracy. Whether that moves any votes, I have no idea. But you could feel the weight in the air, and you feel the emotion in the room” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 11, 2021 11:49:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Pacific Islander ) : “This grant will help us ramp up targeted community outreach to Pacific Islander families so that they can get the care and resources they need to stay safe,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 11, 2021 6:30:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There is literally nothing that the Trump lawyers could do to change any of these other Republicans’ minds,” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 11, 2021 2:41:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Our new bill reasserts our commitment to a free press at home and abroad, empowering the State Department to engage with these issues diplomatically on the world stage,” External link

voanews Tuesday, February 9, 2021 12:34:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It’s hard work. You’re going to put a lot hours in to begin with, but it’s a profitable job if it’s something that younger people are interested in,” External link

lacrossetribune Monday, February 8, 2021 10:17:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There’s been a couple of young young guys and gals that have shown interest in wanting to do this, and there’s one that I know is going to be opening up a plant hopefully this next year,” “So there is some interest, which is good to see, but for the small processors to continue to be a part of this industry, there’s got to be more interest in this field” External link

lacrossetribune Monday, February 8, 2021 10:17:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz wrote : "Why would we listen to the economist who admits he went too small last time if he’s warning us to go small again? I swear this town is nuts," External link

nbcnews Friday, February 5, 2021 11:47:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz wrote : "Why would we listen to the economist who admits he went too small last time if he’s warning us to go small again? I swear this town is nuts," External link

nbcnews Friday, February 5, 2021 7:53:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 6:02:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We need to remember what this is all about," "This is not about a goofy 10-hour or 12-hour or 15-hour process where we stack amendments and try to set each other up, that we'll somehow trick someone into taking a bad position that can be turned into a campaign advertisement" External link

upi Friday, February 5, 2021 4:56:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 3:13:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We need to remember what this is all about. This is not about a goofy 10-hour or 12-hour or 15-hour process where we stack amendments and try to set each other up, that we'll somehow trick someone into taking a bad position that can be turned into a campaign advertisement," "It is nonsense, and everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama" External link

CBSnews Friday, February 5, 2021 2:44:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This new federal funding will help Hawai‘i public schools in low-income areas hire more teachers and offer more academic support programs for students in need,” External link

thegardenisland Friday, February 5, 2021 2:25:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 9:51:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 5:40:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama,” “It is boring and it is the worst part of the United States Senate” External link

nytimes Friday, February 5, 2021 3:57:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We need to remember what this is all about. This is not about a goofy 10-hour or 12-hour or 15-hour process where we stack amendments and try to set each other up, that we'll somehow trick someone into taking a bad position that can be turned into a campaign advertisement," "It is nonsense, and everybody should ignore it if they can. Do anything to not watch vote-a-rama" External link

CBSnews Thursday, February 4, 2021 8:15:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “More help is on the way for Hawai‘i families struggling to put food on their tables,” “These new actions from the president will boost benefits and provide more healthy meals for those most in need” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6:24:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “More help is on the way for Hawaii families struggling to put food on their tables,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, January 27, 2021 1:01:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “With nearly 31 million people unemployed, we need solutions that meet the scale of the problem,” “Our bill will put people back to work and provide the workforce we need to stop the spread of the coronavirus and help us safely reopen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Sunday, January 24, 2021 1:12:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This grant will help create a centralized waste treatment system that’s safer for Hilo families and improves the resiliency of the community,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, January 23, 2021 11:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “With nearly 31 million people unemployed, we need solutions that meet the scale of the problem,” “Our bill will put people back to work and provide the workforce we need to stop the spread of the coronavirus and help us safely reopen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, January 23, 2021 5:53:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This grant will help create a centralized waste treatment system that’s safer for Hilo families and improves the resiliency of the community,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, January 23, 2021 2:50:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

therepublic Friday, January 22, 2021 6:15:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

seattlepi Friday, January 22, 2021 5:56:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census," External link

startribune Friday, January 22, 2021 5:29:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “With nearly 31 million people unemployed, we need solutions that meet the scale of the problem,” “Our bill will put people back to work and provide the workforce we need to stop the spread of the coronavirus and help us safely reopen” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, January 22, 2021 4:28:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Friday, January 22, 2021 4:00:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

dailyjournal Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:35:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

thegrio Thursday, January 21, 2021 10:09:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

hjnews Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

denverpost Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:28:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

click2houston Thursday, January 21, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

gazette Thursday, January 21, 2021 8:09:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

beaumontenterprise Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:49:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

680news Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:48:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

seattlepi Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:37:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about US Census Bureau ) : “The Census Bureau faced a number of challenges with the 2020 Census,” External link

yourerie Thursday, January 21, 2021 7:28:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Ted ) : “Ted, there were people who literally stormed the Capitol with zip ties to take hostages, and one person had a ‘camp Auschwitz’ tee-shirt,” “You don’t get to referee the words that anyone uses given your behavior over the last month” External link

timesofisrael Wednesday, January 13, 2021 12:49:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Ted ) : “Ted, there were people who literally stormed the Capitol with zip ties to take hostages, and one person had a ‘camp Auschwitz’ tee-shirt,” “You don’t get to referee the words that anyone uses given your behavior over the last month” External link

israelnationalnews Wednesday, January 13, 2021 8:41:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz added : “But we must discover which elected and appointed officials, if any, and which civil servants, were helping the coup,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, January 12, 2021 6:23:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Joseph Biden ) : “If the clouds part and we have opportunities to do real legislating, then great, but if they don't, then at least the Biden administration doesn't waste 18 months, you know, testing the good faith of Republicans to do a bill,” External link

politico Monday, January 11, 2021 1:31:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This proposed rule directly undermines the OCC’s responsibility to ensure a safe and sound banking sector,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 8, 2021 6:50:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This proposed rule directly undermines the OCC’s responsibility to ensure a safe and sound banking sector,” External link

bostonglobe Wednesday, January 6, 2021 1:03:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This proposed rule directly undermines the OCC’s responsibility to ensure a safe and sound banking sector. It is extremely troubling that a federal regulator is using its supervisory authority to pressure banks to finance projects the banks themselves have deemed too risky,” “When it comes to banks’ decision-making, risk is risk—and climate change poses systemic threats to our financial system and economy. Rather than pressuring banks to lend to risky businesses, the OCC should be using its supervisory authority to require banks to better account for climate risks” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, January 5, 2021 8:45:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We are still in negotiation over COVID legislation,” “Focusing on trying to enact a bill in the next several days, which will hopefully include money for PPP (Paycheck Protection Program), small-business program, unemployment insurance, certainly money for vaccine distribution, rent relief, money for the DOE and UH, broadband money and nutrition money as well,” External link

thegardenisland Wednesday, December 23, 2020 1:52:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “My objective was to prevent the loss of these federal dollars,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, December 23, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “My objective was to prevent the loss of these federal dollars,” External link

thegardenisland Wednesday, December 23, 2020 2:53:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “While it’s not enough, and we still have more work to do,” External link

thegardenisland Tuesday, December 22, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “is the reason we don’t have a deal” External link

msn-uk Saturday, December 19, 2020 3:48:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Now that they have joined this international effort, I will expect them to take further concrete steps towards managing climate risks,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, December 16, 2020 1:02:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Contact tracing is an important component of a comprehensive strategy to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. I was frustrated with the Department of Health’s initial reluctance to implement a robust contact tracing program, but I have been encouraged by the ramp-up of hiring and efforts to improve the efficiency of the program in recent months,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, December 3, 2020 1:20:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Pacific Islander ) : “We need to do more to fight outbreaks in Pacific Islander communities,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Friday, November 20, 2020 2:21:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There’s this kind of macho, ‘Well, I’m not afraid of Covid’ thing going on,” External link

nytimes Thursday, November 19, 2020 12:43:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There’s this kind of macho, ‘Well, I’m not afraid of Covid’ thing going on,” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 18, 2020 4:22:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “If you lose a football game, you never say everything went perfectly, even if you did some things well and it was close,” “A loss is a loss. Every Democratic organization, including the DSCC [Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee], should be looking at what strategies, processes, candidates, consultants and messages were most effective” External link

huffingtonpost-us-en Wednesday, November 11, 2020 10:05:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Association ) : “Whether that is through the American Bankers Association, whether that is through the Chamber of Commerce, we need to see a stronger presence from the business community,” External link

politico Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:14:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about President Trump ) : “There are lots of reasons to believe that what Trump is talking about or contemplating cannot be accomplished,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, November 4, 2020 8:00:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz suggested : “the person who gets the most votes should win. It’s that simple” External link

globalresearch Tuesday, November 3, 2020 3:38:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There are lots of reasons to believe that what Trump is talking about or contemplating cannot be accomplished,” External link

politico Tuesday, November 3, 2020 1:32:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz suggested : “the person who gets the most votes should win. It’s that simple” External link

eurasiareview Tuesday, November 3, 2020 5:12:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We don’t have the luxury of doing only one or two things,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, November 1, 2020 7:07:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We don’t have the luxury of doing only one or two things,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, November 1, 2020 2:31:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : "We don't have the luxury of doing only one or two things," External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, November 1, 2020 1:58:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz disse : “Essa audiência é absurda. Isso é bullying e é para fins eleitorais” External link

istoe Thursday, October 29, 2020 3:59:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz disse : "Essa audiência é absurda. Isso é bullying e é para fins eleitorais" External link

noticias-terra-br Thursday, October 29, 2020 2:36:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Senate Commerce ) : “We have to call this hearing what it is: it’s a sham,” “This play my colleagues are running did not start today, and it is not just happening here in the Senate; it is a coordinated action across the government” External link

WashingtonPost Thursday, October 29, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “You have institutionally bent over backwards and over-compensated, you’ve hired Republican operatives, hosted private dinners with Republican leaders,” External link

wwlp Thursday, October 29, 2020 1:27:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This hearing is an embarrassment, we have to call it what it is: a sham,” External link

guardian Thursday, October 29, 2020 12:08:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “And so for the first time in eight years in the United States Senate, I'm not going to use my time to ask any questions because this is nonsense, and it's not going to work this time,” External link

independent-UK Wednesday, October 28, 2020 11:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “What we are seeing today is an attempt to bully the CEOs of private companies into carrying out a hit-job on a presidential candidate, by making sure they push out foreign and domestic misinformation meant to influence the election,” External link

news-yahoo Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:19:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This hearing is an embarrassment, we have to call it what it is: a sham,” External link

guardian Wednesday, October 28, 2020 10:02:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “When you’re on especially Twitter, all you’re doing is worrying or getting enraged. All you’re doing is doom-scrolling,” “And this is a way to channel that anxiety into something constructive for the country” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It’s just important not to have just a couple of stars in an election cycle who vacuum up all the money, and then a bunch of otherwise viable candidates who are starving for resources because they haven’t become an internet sensation,” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz acknowledged : “It’s not without its dangers, given that we’re in the positions that we’re in that we can sometimes say goofy or embarrassing things,” “But it is that un-intermediated, relatively normal-sounding dialogue that I think causes people to believe, correctly, that it’s actually us operating the accounts and that we’re just like other people, feeling anxiety, walking from meeting to meeting and figuring out how we can maximize our positive impact” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “What we do is not what the institutional Democratic Party does,” “And we don’t want to become an arm of it, because then it loses its value” External link

politico Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:58:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “There is a very good reason that we don’t haul people before us to yell at them for not doing our bidding during an election. It is a misuse of taxpayer dollars,” External link

washtimes Wednesday, October 28, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “I have no interest in being the mayor of progressive Twitter,” External link

WashingtonPost Tuesday, October 27, 2020 5:40:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This news means that people can expect faster and more reliable internet service,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, October 27, 2020 2:09:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We have to remember that we’re the party of labor,” External link

politico Thursday, October 15, 2020 12:40:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Once a safe, effective COVID-19 vaccine is available, Hawai‘i must be prepared to successfully distribute it to families across our state,” “These federal funds will ensure that we have the infrastructure in place to quickly and widely administer the vaccine” External link

thegardenisland Thursday, October 8, 2020 7:36:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz wrote : “Senate Republicans just blocked a unanimous vote on a resolution condemning white supremacy,” External link

israelnationalnews Friday, October 2, 2020 8:29:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said ( about Pacific Islander ) : “We must use every public health intervention available to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in our vulnerable populations, and especially to reduce the disparities we’ve seen in the Pacific Islander community,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “We have now seen outbreaks of the virus at multiple (Hawaii) nursing homes and care facilities, including the tragedy at the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, September 26, 2020 1:10:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It’s not an exaggeration to say that the law will likely be gutted,” External link

erietvnews Thursday, September 24, 2020 12:39:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Righteous anger is being translated into political action,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, September 22, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “This report makes clear that Avalon did not take the steps necessary to protect its residents and staff,” “We have known all along that nursing homes and their residents were particularly vulnerable … so it is infuriating to see that basic infection control practices were not in place months after the pandemic began” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Tuesday, September 22, 2020 2:06:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “Righteous anger is being translated into political action,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, September 22, 2020 3:28:00 AM EAT

Brian Schatz said : “It is increasingly clear to me that the state home (in Hilo) is understaffed and ill-equipped to stop this outbreak on its own. Moreover, I am concerned that the state and county have been too slow to respond to the crisis with the urgency that it demands, including with a request for more federal assistance” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Sunday, September 20, 2020 1:10:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz disse : "Esta é uma grande vitória para a saúde pública" External link

g1-globo Friday, December 20, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz explique : «Nous devons faire notre travail de supervision mais ça ne veut pas dire faire campagne sur le sujet» «Nous faisons campagne sur la santé, l'économie et le climat» External link

lapresse-CA Tuesday, March 26, 2019 10:43:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz explique : "Nous devons faire notre travail de supervision mais ça ne veut pas dire faire campagne sur le sujet" External link

tv5 Tuesday, March 26, 2019 9:30:00 PM EAT

Brian Schatz répondu : "Nous avons décidé de ne pas le faire" External link

nouvelobs Friday, January 18, 2019 8:45:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
senator61.14%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
démocrate6.11%FR09/16/201716/09/2017
sénateur démocrate4.80%FR09/16/201716/09/2017
democrat2.18%EN08/04/201704/08/2017
governor0.87%EN12/18/201618/12/2016
member1.31%EN12/01/201601/12/2016
congressman0.87%EN10/07/201607/10/2016
sénateur2.18%FR08/31/201631/08/2016
senador3.06%PT08/26/201626/08/2016
gov.11.35%EN08/12/201612/08/2016
lieutenant governor5.68%EN12/27/201227/12/2012
chairman0.44%EN10/21/200821/10/2008
Names Lang Count
Brian SchatzEN86.98%
Brian SchatzFR11.56%
Brian SchatzPT1.22%
Brian SchatzSA0.12%
Brian SchatzES0.12%


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