Lloyd Lim

Lloyd Lim was a lawyer in government and the private sector and ran a private business. He is the author of several nonfiction books and blogs, and he was born and raised in Hawaii
It Matters If Pigs Have Wings Flickr: Maciej Lewandowski

It Matters If Pigs Have Wings

Politicians and pundits too often exaggerate the importance of any given news story.

A Few Good Reads To Better Understand America

A Few Good Reads To Better Understand America

Essential background reading to understand our governing charter includes Tocqueville, James Madison and Adam Smith.

It’s Good To See Young People On The March Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

It’s Good To See Young People On The March

They need to start early because engagement in public policy is a long journey.

A Better Way To Run The Government With ‘If-Then’ Principles NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team/NOAA

A Better Way To Run The Government With ‘If-Then’ Principles

In Hawaii, some special purpose entities have gotten out of control in terms of spending.

Placing Debt, Drugs, Weapons And Sex Into Context Flickr: Sean MacEntee

Placing Debt, Drugs, Weapons And Sex Into Context

Recent history helps explain how we got to where we are with the normalization of Trump — even in Hawaii.

Government Vs. The Market: A History Lesson Flickr: UKBERRI.NET Uribe Kosta eta Erandioko agerkari digitala

Government Vs. The Market: A History Lesson

Hawaii should stay within the American tradition by remembering the fundamentals of public policy.