Washington, D.C. — The Washington, D.C. office and the district office of
the Honorable Neil Abercrombie will continue to serve the people of the First Congressional
District of Hawaii under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives.
Representative Abercrombie resigned from Congress on February 28, 2010.
Staff members of Representative Abercrombie remain on the House payroll under the
supervision of the Clerk of the House to receive and undertake constituent casework,
to help in handling business with the departments of the executive branch of the
government, to provide general status information on pending legislation and to
offer other general constituent services provided by House offices. The Clerk of
the House is Lorraine C. Miller.
The Washington, D.C. office and the Hawaii district office are presently open on
a daily basis to accommodate congressional business. Under House rules, the Clerk
manages the offices when a Member dies, resigns, or is expelled. This authority,
which does not include voting representation, continues until a successor is elected
to fill the vacant seat. This is the eighth vacancy to occur during the 111th Congress.
Fourteen vacancies occurred in the 110th Congress due to resignation or death.
The Washington office is located in 1502 Longworth House Office Building, Washington,
D.C. 20515, telephone (202) 225-2726. Mail addressed to the Office of the First
Congressional District of Hawaii will be delivered through the internal House mail
The district office is located at 300 Ala Moana Blvd., Room 4-104, Honolulu, HI
Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk (202)