Here’s How Hawaiians Could Get Much-Needed Rental Housing Cory Lum/Civil Beat

While DHHL moves forward with housing plans, the relatively new Homestead Housing Authority says it can help, too.

Trump’s Approval Rating Drops To Just 35 Percent

Trump’s Approval Rating Drops To Just 35 Percent Caleb Hartsfield/Civil Beat

The Hill reported Wednesday that President Trump’s job approval rating hit a new low of 35 percent on Wednesday, according to Gallup‘s daily tracking poll. His approval rating dropped by 1 point since Tuesday, “continuing a downward trend since taking office.”

Clinton To Supporters: ‘Resist, Insist, Persist, Enlist’

Clinton To Supporters: ‘Resist, Insist, Persist, Enlist’ Wikimedia

Hillary Clinton targeted President Trump in her speech Tuesday at the Professional Businesswomen of California conference in San Francisco. She vowed, The Hill reported, “to be present in public life and part of the ‘resistance,’ encouraging her supporters to: ‘Resist, insist, persist, enlist.’”

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Bret Yager: Scientists Race To Help Hawaii Corals Survive

Some corals are starting to rebound on their own and scientists have plans to help other species survive global warming.

Vote-By-Mail: Make Hawaii’s Abysmal Elections Cheaper And Better

The Legislature has the chance to increase turnout while streamlining the voting process and saving money.

Honolulu Rail: City Needs To Get It Together Or Give It Up

If a viable plan doesn’t emerge soon, our political leaders should be open to pulling the plug before more billions of dollars are spent on a project of questionable value.

Lawmakers Urge Medical Help For Micronesian Veterans

Service members from Palau, the Marshall Islands and the Federated States are not eligible for U.S. care.

Why Didn’t A Single Board Member Show Up To A Kakaako Housing Hearing?

The absence of the Hawaii Community Development Authority board at a public hearing did not sit well with developers.

Health Beat: Defunding Planned Parenthood Could Cost Us Dearly

The political will to defund Planned Parenthood is shortsighted at best.

Community Voices

Extend Rail Tax, But Demand A More Transformative Vision Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Extend Rail Tax, But Demand A More Transformative Vision

The Legislature must require the city to put ridership and development targets in place.

Why So-Called Illegal Care Homes Are Not Illegal Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Why So-Called Illegal Care Homes Are Not Illegal

Our clients are simply renters who are getting home care services.

Trump: Another Broken Trust Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Trump: Another Broken Trust

It is evident that the President knows more than he’s saying about what took place between his campaign and the Russians.

A Better Way To Meet Hawaii’s Needs: Invest In Nature Cory Lum/Civil Beat

A Better Way To Meet Hawaii’s Needs: Invest In Nature

Nature is essential to our well-being, and it offers solutions to some of the greatest economic and security challenges we face.