How swiftly bad information gets shared on social media reflects a broad ignorance about public health and the economy.
There is no practical reason why the Legislature cannot continue session online; lawmakers just need to vote to change the House and Senate rules to permit it.
The partisan gulf is now so wide that we can’t even agree on the science of when it’s safe to reopen.
When the all-clear comes, we need to work to diversify Hawaii’s economy and create a new independence.
Hawaii’s high cost of living undermines the checks locals will be receiving as coronavirus assistance.
Political campaigning in the face of the coronavirus will be a whole different thing.
Our economy is on the verge of collapse and the virus is pushing us closer to the edge. Hawaii lawmakers need to put the brakes on big, ambitious spending proposals.
People need to start voting younger in 2020 because there is so much more at stake that impacts them much earlier.
Hearing Native Hawaiians oppose major projects over ancient graves, cultural artifacts and environmental concerns is not only predictable, it is inevitable under poor economic conditions.