The Capital Cable #33 with Senator Brian Schatz
Please join us for a wide-ranging discussion on the U.S.-ROK alliance, the North Korea situation and the Korean-American community with Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI).
Senator Schatz is Hawai‘i's senior United States Senator. Since joining the Senate, he has focused his work on helping workers, veterans, and families and has led key legislation on health care, climate change, and technology.
Senator Schatz chairs the Indian Affairs Committee, and serves on the Appropriations Committee; the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee; the Foreign Relations Committee; and the Select Committee on Ethics. He also serves on the Senate Democratic Caucus's leadership team as Chief Deputy Whip. He is Co-Chair of the Congressional Study Group on Korea.
Prior to his service in Congress, Senator Schatz was Hawai‘i’s Lieutenant Governor and served for eight years in the Hawai‘i State House of Representatives.
Senator Schatz grew up in Honolulu, and received his bachelor’s degree from Pomona College.
The Capital Cable is made possible by the generous support of Kia Corporation and the Center for Strategic and International Studies.