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Senate Panel To Consider Hawaii Supreme Court Nominee Nov. 16 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Senate Panel To Consider Hawaii Supreme Court Nominee Nov. 16

A second special session for the Senate is scheduled for Nov. 18.

Hawaii House Announces Leadership, Committee Changes PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hawaii House Announces Leadership, Committee Changes

The House has added two committees, and combined several others.

Hawaii Senate Announces New Committee Assignments Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Senate Announces New Committee Assignments

The chamber’s leaders and most committee chairs have retained their posts.

Hawaii Casts Record Number Of Ballots In General Election Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat

Hawaii Casts Record Number Of Ballots In General Election

UPDATED: Overall voter participation was the highest it’s been since 1994, but still lags behind the state’s historic turnout rates after statehood.

A Majority Of Hawaii Voters Have Already Cast Their Ballots Cory Lum/Civil Beat

A Majority Of Hawaii Voters Have Already Cast Their Ballots

UPDATED: Hawaii has broken the state record for total number of ballots cast in a general election.

Hawaii Construction PAC Spent Nearly $1 Million On Oahu Races Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Construction PAC Spent Nearly $1 Million On Oahu Races

The state’s largest super PAC and business executives invested heavily in helping Rick Blangiardi beat Keith Amemiya to be Honolulu mayor.

Pre-Travel Flights From Japan To Start Nov. 6 Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Pre-Travel Flights From Japan To Start Nov. 6

Hawaiian Airlines and others are expected to start ramping up flights through November and into December.

Hawaii Law Enforcement Rescues 5 Kids From Sex Trafficking Cory Lum

Hawaii Law Enforcement Rescues 5 Kids From Sex Trafficking

The weekend operation took place in Honolulu.