Rick Blangiardi regularly used his platform on Hawaii News Now to criticize from the sidelines. Now he admits he doesn’t have all the answers either.
In the Honolulu mayor’s race, a seasoned politician like Hannemann can tout his successes but also has a long record ripe for scrutiny.
The family of the man who died alleges police used excessive and unreasonable force after stopping the suspected shoplifter last year.
Thirty-five years ago, the federal government sued Rick Blangiardi for his participation in a loan scam. The mayoral candidate says he was duped by criminals.
“Such a drastic reduction could doom the newspaper,” they wrote.
The newspaper is moving to lay off its health reporter during a pandemic, plus 30 others.