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The local party is conducting its presidential primary by mail-in voting and asking voters to rank candidates in order of preference.
Sen. Schatz’s office is directing Hawaii folks to the resource to help families, workers and businesses access funds and assistance.
Doug Domenech says the U.S. is “on the cusp” of extending agreements with three Micronesian nations.
They include the House speaker and Senate president as deadlines for the party-run presidential primary near.
Hawaii’s lieutenant governor said he and the governor talked about working more closely together on the coronavirus crisis.
Updated: After recently naming him as the state’s liaison, Gov. David Ige has now essentially fired Green, a medical doctor, from participating in the coronavirus effort.
Olelo Community Media was scheduled to televise the special meeting at the Capitol Thursday. Now the chamber is reconsidering future broadcasts.
Updated 3/21/20: The party will add another round of mailed balloting for the April 4 presidential contest, but details are still being finalized.
The Hawaii House speaker urges the governor to order “an immediate statewide shutdown” of the state for the next 15 days.
UPDATE: Health officials screened as many as 70 lawmakers and staff after Sen. Clarence Nishihara tested positive.
The presidential candidate from Hawaii even trailed candidates no longer in the race.