Most think travel and other restrictions have worked. Meanwhile, Biden is far more popular than Trump, in part because of their very different views on COVID-19.
Updated: The total number of ballots cast as of Tuesday surpassed those from the 2016 primary by about 7,000.
The leading candidates took in a lot of money last year, but have essentially paused fundraising for the governor’s race, records show.
The death of a Honolulu man brought the state’s coronavirus-related death toll to 27.
But Hanabusa and Amemiya are tied for second and will likely force a runoff in November.
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There is no balance to be struck when a pandemic rages at the door.
Megan Kau and Jacquie Esser are neck and neck in qualifying for an expected November runoff.
The governor says more needs to be done to slow down the spread of COVID-19 in Hawaii, but did not announce any new actions on Monday.
House Speaker Scott Saiki says he is concerned that the state Department of Health is refusing to release the kind of information people need to make good decisions.
Nearly all the cases are on Oahu, where there have now been 2,083 cases identified since March.
There are many, many reasons you don’t want to sit out this primary election.
Some of the state’s most prominent figures drop by regularly to discuss island issues and the coronavirus pandemic.
They created hoohuli.org, which is designed to make voting easier and smarter in Hawaii.
Voters with disabilities have better access to ballots than in most other states, including the ability to vote electronically. But more voter education and outreach is needed.
After nearly five months of the pandemic, Gov. David Ige and his top health officials have yet to articulate an effective response strategy that gets the public behind them.
The new results bring the official total of positive cases in Hawaii to 2,242.
A new study shows the impacts of a 2015 decision to cut health insurance for some of the state’s poorest and sickest residents.