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Chad Blair

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Steve Alm Still Ahead In Race For Honolulu Prosecutor Hawaii News Now

Civil Beat/HNN Poll: Steve Alm Still Ahead In Race For Honolulu Prosecutor

Megan Kau and Jacquie Esser are neck and neck in qualifying for an expected November runoff.

Hawaii Visitor Arrivals Dropped 98% In June Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Visitor Arrivals Dropped 98% In June

The Hawaii Tourism Authority says COVID-19 “severely impacted” the state’s tourism industry.

Super PAC Spends $188K To Get Kahele To Congress

Super PAC Spends $188K To Get Kahele To Congress

The nonpartisan With Honor Fund has ties to Jeff Bezos of Amazon and other billionaires.

Mayoral Candidate Aims To Break Through With TV Spot

Mayoral Candidate Aims To Break Through With TV Spot

Bud Stonebraker buys airtime along with “big five” Hannemann, Amemiya, Pine, Hanabusa and Blangiardi.

New Rick Blangiardi TV Ads: ‘I’m Not A Politician’

New Rick Blangiardi TV Ads: ‘I’m Not A Politician’

The candidate for Honolulu mayor blames “career politicians” for the city’s problems.

Megan Kau Promises To ‘Prosecute All Crimes’ In New TV Ad

Megan Kau Promises To ‘Prosecute All Crimes’ In New TV Ad

UPDATED 7/22/00 at 11:55 a.m.: The candidate for city prosecutor also touts the backing of well-known law enforcement figures.

Chad Blair: There’s A High Bar For Legislative Candidates Without A Party Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Chad Blair: There’s A High Bar For Legislative Candidates Without A Party

Successful nonpartisans must get 10% of the total votes to move from the primary to the general election.

New Case Campaign Ad Is As Simple As His Primary Bid This Year

New Case Campaign Ad Is As Simple As His Primary Bid This Year

The congressman says he’s worked hard in Washington and there is much more hard work to be done.

Ige Appoints New Acting Head Of Tax Department

Ige Appoints New Acting Head Of Tax Department

He succeeds Rona Suzuki, whose nomination was withdrawn.