Press Releases

October 21, 2019 Press Release
Wife Audrey joins to honor uncles who fought with the 100th/442nd in Italy and France

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) today represented the United States Congress at ceremonies in and around Bruyères, France to honor soldiers of the U.S. Army’s storied 442nd Regimental Combat Team (RCT) on the 75th anniversary of some of their most notable achievements.

September 30, 2019 Press Release

U.S. Congressman Ed Case (HI-01), home from D.C. for the October district work period, will host six more Talk Story community meetings this week: five in-person meetings throughout the First Congressional District from East Honolulu to Mililani and Ko Olina; and one electronic Talk Story.

September 25, 2019 Press Release

(Honolulu, HI) – Congressman Ed Case (HI-01) released the following statement today:

September 9, 2019 Press Release
Would confirm that internet platforms like AirBnB can be held liable for advertising such rentals

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1)  introduced on Friday H.R. 4232, a measure to confirm that Internet platforms who knowingly market illegal short-term vacation rentals can be held liable under state and local law. 

September 4, 2019 Press Release
Action specifically affects $32 million in already-appropriated priority projects for Hawai’i

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) today strongly criticized the President’s announcement of a planned diversion of $3.6 billion in already appropriated funds for high-priority military projects to build a border wall not authorized or funded by Congress.

August 28, 2019 Press Release
His measure targets increasing safety and disruption concerns in wake of recent fatal crashes

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) today announced that he will introduce a measure in the U.S. House of Representatives to impose strict regulations on commercial tour operations to include helicopters and small planes.

July 24, 2019 Press Release
The bipartisan group will focus on issues critical to the Indo-Pacific region Alliances and relationships, defense, trade and environmental challenges top the agenda

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) today announced the first-ever formation of the Congressional Pacific Islands Caucus, which he will co-chair along with three high-ranking U.S. House colleagues.

July 18, 2019 Press Release
He joins colleagues in rolling out blueprint to reverse deterioration in national deficit and debt and leads speeches on House floor

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) today joined liked-minded colleagues in unveiling a comprehensive plan to restore fiscal responsibility to our federal budget.

July 17, 2019 Press Release
Full House approves his floor amendment to annual intelligence authorization measure

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) has gained full approval from the U.S. House for his floor amendment to the national intelligence authorization act to require our intelligence agencies to review and report back to Congress on whether they are adequately protecting the civil liberties of American citizens in countering foreign espionage efforts.

July 12, 2019 Press Release
They include addressing tour helicopter overflights of military installations such as Pearl Harbor

(Honolulu, HI) – The full U.S. House has approved three floor amendments by U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) in its passage today of H.R. 2500, the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020.