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The lieutenant governor is voicing the same concerns many families on Oahu have expressed.
The council chair cited family reasons for his decision to step down, effective Sept. 23, just a few months before his final term ends.
Parents are not allowed to bring their kids to the beach, the mayor said.
People who donated to the PAC are not among Hawaii’s typical political contributors.
Chasid Sapolu remains a “subject” in the federal investigation into public corruption.
A state worker admitted to mixing government work with his second job, the Hawaii State Ethics Commission said.
Less than 10% of the money has been handed out in the past three months due to onerous application requirements and concerns about fraud.
Mayor Kirk Caldwell says he doesn’t want to wait any longer for the state to hire more contact tracers.