Civil Beat Editorial Board

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: The ACLU Of Hawaii Screenshot

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: The ACLU Of Hawaii

Reimagining the role of policing, decriminalizing poverty and continuing smart justice work are areas of focus for the ACLU of Hawaii.

Lift Interisland Travel Restrictions Now Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2020

Lift Interisland Travel Restrictions Now

It’s essential to helping Hawaii’s economy grow at a critical turning point in the pandemic.

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: UH Economists Carl Bonham And Sumner La Croix Screenshot

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: UH Economists Carl Bonham And Sumner La Croix

The UHERO executive director and research fellow assess the state of the economy, the vaccination rollout and more nearly one year after COVID-19.

Gov And LG Need To Get On The Same Page On Major Public Statements Screenshot

Gov And LG Need To Get On The Same Page On Major Public Statements

Once again, Hawaii’s governor and lieutenant governor are confusing us all when it comes to what’s happening with the state’s recovery plans and projections.

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: DOE Superintendent Christina Kishimoto Screenshot

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: DOE Superintendent Christina Kishimoto

The leader of the Hawaii Department of Education talks about how schools are weathering COVID-19, bills at the Legislature and the struggle to innovate.

A Lottery Would Be A Winning Ticket For Education In Hawaii Screenshot

A Lottery Would Be A Winning Ticket For Education In Hawaii

Hawaii is one of only two states with no legal form of gaming. Bills have been introduced and rejected year after year.

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: UH President David Lassner Screenshot

The Civil Beat Editorial Board Interview: UH President David Lassner

The leader of the University of Hawaii talks about budget concerns, operating during a pandemic and management of the mauna.

 

An Office Of Public Accountability Is Unnecessary And Unwise Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2019

An Office Of Public Accountability Is Unnecessary And Unwise

Legislation to place five key Hawaii watchdog agencies under one roof is a threat to their independence and our democracy.

Lawmakers Must Fix The Agribusiness Development Corporation Office of the Auditor

Lawmakers Must Fix The Agribusiness Development Corporation

Two new reports reveal that the government agency has failed miserably in its critical mission to diversify ag.