John Pritchett

John Pritchett has created thousands of cartoons and illustrations over a span of 33 years. He has won awards from the United Nations Correspondents Association, Best of the West, the Society of
Professional Journalists, Hawaii’s Thousand Friends and the Hawaii Publishers Association. His work is published worldwide and he has produced four books featuring his cartoons.

John Pritchett: Sweet Deal John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Sweet Deal

A city commission appointed by elected officials is proposing big salary increases for some of those very same elected officials.

John Pritchett: Joint Referral John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Joint Referral

The Hawaii Senate advanced a bill that would legalize the recreational use of small amounts of pakalolo. But will the House of Representatives inhale?

John Pritchett: A Tale Of A Fateful Trip John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: A Tale Of A Fateful Trip

The grounding of a luxury vessel on a Maui reef, which leaked diesel fuel, has raised concerns about how to protect coastal waters.

John Pritchett: Sunset Not Included John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Sunset Not Included

The Office of Hawaiian Affairs wants to build three 400-foot condominium towers and other developments in Kakaako Makai, right in the middle of Honolulu's urban core.

John Pritchett: Dead In The Water John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Dead In The Water

The Hawaii Legislature has killed a measure that would have let voters decide if state senators and representatives -- i.e., the very same people who killed the bill -- should be limited to 16 years at the Capitol.

John Pritchett: A Crying Shame John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: A Crying Shame

Spiking property tax assessments in the City and County of Honolulu are driving up rental costs and freaking out homeowners.

John Pritchett: Daniel In The Lions’ Den John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Daniel In The Lions’ Den

The work of retired Judge Dan Foley and the Commission to Improve Standards of Conduct is front and center at the Hawaii Legislature.

John Pritchett: Full Plate John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Full Plate

Gov. Josh Green outlined an ambitious agenda in his first State of the State. But has he bitten off more than he can chew?