Cecil Heftel

Cecil Landau Heftel , popularly known as Cec Heftel, was an American politician and businessman from Hawai'i. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1976 to 1986 for the First Congressional District, encompassing most of urban Honolulu. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Cecil Heftel has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1985 Call-In.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, D-HI 1st January 1, 1977 - March 22, 1991 Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • Congressional Term Limits and Campaign Reform

    Congressional Term Limits and Campaign Reform

    Both Mr. Stern and former Representative Heftel talked about the need for congressional campaign finance reform. Mr. Stern also announced his decision to no longer…

  • Farm Bill Debate

    Farm Bill Debate

    The House met to debate amendments to the Farm Bill including freezing target prices for certain commodities and permitting…

  • Impact of Tax Reform on Insurance Industry

    Impact of Tax Reform on Insurance Industry

    Witnesses testified on the effects that President Ronald Reagan’s proposed tax reform will have on the Life insurance…

  • State and Local Deductions

    State and Local Deductions

    Witnesses testified on the proposed removal of the state and local tax deductions from the federal income tax policy.

  • Agriculture Policy

    Agriculture Policy

    U.S. Representatives Daniel Akaka D-HI and Cecil Heftel D-HI discussed the importance of the emergency farm aid being provided to…

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