Skip to Content
Press Releases

Newsroom

Press Releases

Case Pursues Strict Regulation of Unsafe and Disruptive Commercial Air Tour Operations

| Posted in Press Releases

(Washington, DC) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (Hawai‘i – District 1) today re-introduced his Safe and Quiet Skies Act, a measure he first introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives in the 116th Congress (2019-2021), to impose strict safety and community disruption regulations on commercial air tour operations to include helicopters and small planes. “In 2019 alone, there were 17 sightseeing tou... Read more »

Case Re-Introduces Bills to Attack Key Driver of Hawai’i’s High Cost of Living

| Posted in Press Releases
Tags: Economy

(Honolulu, HI) - Congressman Ed Case (HI-01) re-introduced three bills in Congress to reform the century-old Merchant Marine Act of 1920 (commonly referred to as the “Jones Act”), which is widely credited with artificially inflating the cost of shipping goods to Hawai’i. “These three bills are meant to end a century of monopolistic closed market domestic cargo shipping to and from my isolated home... Read more »

Case Votes to Impeach the President

| Posted in Press Releases

(Honolulu, HI) – U.S. Congressman Ed Case (HI-01) today voted with a bipartisan majority of the U.S. House of Representatives to impeach President Trump for inciting violence against the United States government. The single count of impeachment, approved by the House on a vote of 232-197, charged that President Trump incited the January 6th violent attack on the United States Capitol for the purpo... Read more »

Case Statement Urging Vice President Pence and Cabinet to Invoke 25th Amendment Toward Removal of President Trump from Office

| Posted in Press Releases

(Washington, DC) – Congressman Ed Case (D-HI) released this statement today on removal of President Trump from office: “The President’s recent actions, including his flagrant attempted subversion of our election process and his incitement of yesterday’s violent attack on our U.S. Capitol, cross any reasonable line into an assault on our very foundations. “They demonstrate that the President is an ... Read more »

Case Statement on Today's Violent Assault on the United States Capitol

| Posted in Press Releases

(Washington, DC) – Congressman Ed Case (D-HI), released this statement today on the violent assault on the United States Capitol during the joint session of Congress on confirming the results of the Electoral College on the election of President and Vice President of the United States: “My staff and I are ok, but many are hurt, and democracy is damaged,” said Case. “What a truly dark moment for ou... Read more »

Back to top