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Chad Blair

Hawaii Schedules Unemployment Claims Appointments

Hawaii Schedules Unemployment Claims Appointments

The coronavirus has prompted a shift in services, so it’s best to file online.

Hawaii Democrats Still Figuring Out What To Do About The Primary Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Hawaii Democrats Still Figuring Out What To Do About The Primary

The coronavirus may upend plans for the April 4 election, which has already received 20,000 mail-in ballots.

Hawaiian Airlines Cutting Flights Systemwide Due To Virus Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaiian Airlines Cutting Flights Systemwide Due To Virus

Capacity will be reduced up to 10% in April and up to 20% in May, and a hiring freeze is now in place.

Hawaii Democrats Gear Up For Presidential Primary Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Democrats Gear Up For Presidential Primary

While it’s mostly via mail-in balloting, there will be walk-in sites on the April 4 election day.

Merrie Monarch Festival Canceled Over Coronavirus Fears

Merrie Monarch Festival Canceled Over Coronavirus Fears

It’s the latest in a series of cancellations across Hawaii and the nation.

Chad Blair: Voters Deserve To Know What Tulsi Gabbard’s Up To

Chad Blair: Voters Deserve To Know What Tulsi Gabbard’s Up To

No one seriously thinks she will be the Democratic nominee for president. So why is she still in the race?

Journalism Conference To Focus On Indigenous Issues Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Journalism Conference To Focus On Indigenous Issues

Regional chapters of the Society of Professional Journalists will gather at UH Manoa March 20-21.

Gabbard Eliminated From Next Democratic Debate Screen shot

Gabbard Eliminated From Next Democratic Debate

The presidential candidate from Hawaii did not meet the DNC’s new qualifying standard.

Applicants Wanted For Hawaii State Ethics Commission Screenshot

Applicants Wanted For Hawaii State Ethics Commission

Commissioners are responsible for investigating complaints on government officials and lobbyists, providing advisory opinions and enforcing decisions.

Judge Rejects Gabbard’s Lawsuit Against Google Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Judge Rejects Gabbard’s Lawsuit Against Google

The presidential candidate claimed the company was trying to silence her.

Ige Makes Green Coronavirus Healthcare Liaison Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Ige Makes Green Coronavirus Healthcare Liaison

The lieutenant governor, a medical doctor, is “uniquely positioned” for the job, says the governor.

Priority Bills On Housing, Education And Wages Advance At Hawaii Legislature Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Priority Bills On Housing, Education And Wages Advance At Hawaii Legislature

The measures propose slight increases to the minimum wage, more affordable housing, a streamlined school maintenance program and expansion of pre-school.