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Ritte, DeCoite Seek To Succeed English In State Senate

Ritte, DeCoite Seek To Succeed English In State Senate

The two faced off in a close primary election for DeCoite’s House seat in 2020.

Chad Blair: Marriage Equality Advocate Joins State Commission On Fatherhood Courtesy: Kelli Bullock Hergert of Kelli with an Eye Photography

Chad Blair: Marriage Equality Advocate Joins State Commission On Fatherhood

Jeff Esmond plans to draw on his own experience as a gay dad to help other families in similar situations.

Automatic Voter Registration Bill Nears Final Approval Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Automatic Voter Registration Bill Nears Final Approval

House and Senate conferees agreed on Wednesday to language in the legislation.

The Minimum Wage Bill Still Alive At The Hawaii Legislature Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Minimum Wage Bill Still Alive At The Hawaii Legislature

Senate Bill 793 would repeal the exemption of individuals with disabilities from minimum wage requirements.

Bill On Asian American Hate Crimes Expected To Pass Senate Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Bill On Asian American Hate Crimes Expected To Pass Senate

The legislation from Sen. Mazie Hirono is described as having rare bipartisan agreement in a highly partisan Congress.

Chad Blair: ‘Mount Trumpmore’ And Justice For Abused Cats On Maui Screenshot

Chad Blair: ‘Mount Trumpmore’ And Justice For Abused Cats On Maui

A Trump-loving website called Beach Broadcast is suing YouTube for taking down inflammatory videos.

Rep. Case Joins US House Problem Solvers Caucus Screenshot

Rep. Case Joins US House Problem Solvers Caucus

The bipartisan group is focused on “common sense solutions” to the nation’s toughest challenges.

Court Rules In Favor Of A&B, Land Board In Maui Water Dispute Courtesy: DLNR

Court Rules In Favor Of A&B, Land Board In Maui Water Dispute

Sierra Club Hawaii is weighing its legal options in the case regarding East Maui stream diversions.

Report: State Auditor Not In ‘Complete Compliance’ With Constitution Olelo Community Media

Report: State Auditor Not In ‘Complete Compliance’ With Constitution

State Auditor Les Kondo calls the investigation into his office “sneaky and underhanded.”