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Updated: The order is intended to bring tourism to a near halt. But top lawmakers want Ige to go further and require residents to shelter in place.
Thousands of people are trying to apply for unemployment insurance as Hawaii’s tourism and service industries tumble.
The COVID-19 pandemic is leading to job losses, quarantines and lots of uncertainty in the Aloha State.
Hospitality workers and service-industry workers are losing their jobs as the COVID-19 pandemic worsens.
Hawaii’s hotel and service industry workers are losing their jobs as COVID-19 pummels the state’s tourist industry.
The protests are seen as part of a long push toward more self-determination for Native Hawaiians, but there is little consensus on how best to achieve that.
Some want the Trump administration to act with more urgency in renegotiating existing treaties, which provide critical support to the tiny island nations.