Dreamers are our friends and neighbors – they're part of our communities and they deserve the peace of mind that comes with permanent status.
While right-wing judges play games with their future, I'm fighting to pass the DREAM Act and ensure Dreamers can live here with dignity.
— Senator Mazie Hirono (@maziehirono) September 16, 2023
On Books and the LGBTQ+ Community
Book challenges nearly doubled from 2021 to 2022, with the majority of books being challenged and banned written by or about members of the LGBTQ+ community, people of color, and other marginalized groups.
Right-wing efforts to erase diversity in our communities are on the rise. pic.twitter.com/Lxekhs4RpD
— Senator Mazie Hirono (@maziehirono) September 12, 2023