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Hawaii Carpenters Super PAC Backs Blangiardi In TV Spot

Hawaii Carpenters Super PAC Backs Blangiardi In TV Spot

The political action committee formerly known as PRP supported Caldwell in the 2012 mayoral race.

Chad Blair: Why Politics In Hawaii May Never Be The Same Again Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Chad Blair: Why Politics In Hawaii May Never Be The Same Again

Voters will demand competent leaders that talk straight and act decisively, while revenue losses will force unenviable budgetary decisions.

In New TV Ad, Amemiya Compares Blangiardi To Trump

In New TV Ad, Amemiya Compares Blangiardi To Trump

The candidate also embraces the Democratic Party of Hawaii and buys more airtime than his mayoral opponent.

Survey: Hawaii Residents Give State Low Marks For COVID Response

Survey: Hawaii Residents Give State Low Marks For COVID Response

They are also wary of reopening to tourism even as they struggle to make ends meet and fear the pandemic’s long-term impact.

Hawaii Mourns The Death Of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Hawaii Mourns The Death Of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Gov. Ige orders flags lowered to half-staff to honor the late associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, who died Friday at age 87.

New Directors Named For Hawaii’s Labor Department Cory Lum/Civil Beat

New Directors Named For Hawaii’s Labor Department

Scott Murakami left the pandemic-beleaguered agency earlier this year.

Chad Blair: How One Maui Resident Is Working To Help Ballots Arrive In Time

Chad Blair: How One Maui Resident Is Working To Help Ballots Arrive In Time

The #LeaveRoomForBallots campaign urges folks to mail their ballot in early and to minimize postal service in October.

Term Limits Proposed For Offices In 3 Counties Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Term Limits Proposed For Offices In 3 Counties

Voters this fall will be asked about putting a cap on terms for the Honolulu prosecutor, the Maui County Council and mayor, and the Hawaii County Council.

DOH Closes, Fines Illegal Adult Care Home Cory Lum/Civil Beat

DOH Closes, Fines Illegal Adult Care Home

The Grateful ARCH in Honolulu must pay $249,000.