David Ige is happy with what he’s accomplished so far as governor, but he’s anticipating a challenge from one or more opponents in next year’s Democratic gubernatorial primary.

Ige fielded questions from Pod Squad host Chad Blair and Facebook followers about solar energy, his relationships with former governors, what bills he may or may not veto and what has most surprised him about the job of being Hawaii’s chief executive.

Cindy McMillan stands outside of our whisper room while Governor David Ige gets ready with Chad Blair for our recording of our podcast. Governor Ige was in office for an editorial board meeting.

Gov. David Ige, right, prepares to sit down with Pod Squad host Chad Blair.

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