Josh Mason

Josh Mason is the director of communications for the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii, an independent public policy think tank. He previously worked as a teacher for the state Department of Education. He currently lives in Hauula with his wife.
Self-Driving Cars Another Nail In Rail’s Coffin Flickr: Don DeBold

Self-Driving Cars Another Nail In Rail’s Coffin

It’s another example of how private sector innovation often outpaces the slow gears of government.

It Shouldn’t Take Audits And Lawsuits For Government To Be Transparent Cory Lum/Civil Beat

It Shouldn’t Take Audits And Lawsuits For Government To Be Transparent

Local government officials should simply provide public information when asked, subject to legitimate personal privacy protections.