Civil Beat Staff

Chad Blair

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Haole? The Unbearable Whiteness of Being

Hawaii and its people are very complex. Here's a shot at explaining one aspect.
Overthrowing the Democrats? Independents Are A Long Shot

Overthrowing the Democrats? Independents Are A Long Shot

They believe Hawaii doesn't benefit from status quo politics.
National Political Analysts Predict Hirono Will Win Hawaii Senate Race

National Political Analysts Predict Hirono Will Win Hawaii Senate Race

Lingle's money, Case's tenacity won't make much difference in Obama's Hawaii.
Senate Hopefuls Hirono and Case Go Out Swinging

Senate Hopefuls Hirono and Case Go Out Swinging

In their only live TV debate, Hawaii Dems spar over Iraq, disagree on Bush tax cut vote and drones.
Familiar Senate Debate Sees Fresh Exchanges

Familiar Senate Debate Sees Fresh Exchanges

Hirono presses Case on voting record on women's issues while Case reveals a new line of attack on Hirono.
Hawaii U.S. Senate Race: The Maui Debate

Hawaii U.S. Senate Race: The Maui Debate

UPDATED AARP debate produces no knockouts but does reveal some differences.
Hannemann Final Radio Show Prompts Opponent To Seek Equal Time

Hannemann Final Radio Show Prompts Opponent To Seek Equal Time

Program aired after candidate officially filed for office.
Kauai OHA Seat Is One Of The Year’s Hottest Races

Kauai OHA Seat Is One Of The Year’s Hottest Races

Some say Hawaiians on Garden Isle need more attention from state agency.
Thielen Donated to Hawaii GOP Candidates

Thielen Donated to Hawaii GOP Candidates

She's running for state Senate as a Democrat but contributed to the 2010 Republican ticket.