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Former Hawaii Lawmaker Bob Nakata Dies At 80 Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2018

Former Hawaii Lawmaker Bob Nakata Dies At 80

The Oahu pastor was also a community organizer well known for his advocacy of affordable housing.

Ige Nominates Canto To Fill Land Board Vacancy

Ige Nominates Canto To Fill Land Board Vacancy

The BLNR position requires Hawaii Senate approval but she can begin serving immediately.

How High Will Hawaii Gas Prices Climb? Chad Blair/Civil Beat/2021

How High Will Hawaii Gas Prices Climb?

AAA forecasts an increase nationally by as much as 20 cents by August.

Chad Blair: When It Comes To Veto Overrides, Ige’s No Lingle Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Chad Blair: When It Comes To Veto Overrides, Ige’s No Lingle

But the Hawaii governor now has the distinction of being rejected several times by his own party at the Legislature.

Maui Democrats Settle On 3 Candidates To Fill House Seat Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2019

Maui Democrats Settle On 3 Candidates To Fill House Seat

Hawaii Gov. David Ige has until Aug. 16 to select a replacement for Lynn DeCoite.

Hawaii Lawmakers Have A Tentative List Of Which Vetoes They’ll Override Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii Lawmakers Have A Tentative List Of Which Vetoes They’ll Override

The preliminary list includes a measure that would alter the funding of the Hawaii Tourism Authority.

Five Democrats Vie For Hawaii House Seat Vacancy

Five Democrats Vie For Hawaii House Seat Vacancy

Gov. David Ige will decide who will represent Lanai, Molokai, Kahoolawe and parts of Maui.

Case, Kahele Urge Biden To Appoint Envoy To Micronesia Mark Edward Harris/Civil Beat/2015

Case, Kahele Urge Biden To Appoint Envoy To Micronesia

The Hawaii representatives say it’s necessary in order to renew the Compacts of Free Association.

Chad Blair: Why Is It So Hard To Name Something After Obama In Hawaii? Chad Blair/Civil Beat/2021

Chad Blair: Why Is It So Hard To Name Something After Obama In Hawaii?

Obama is the only U.S. president born in the islands and has many ties to the 50th state.