Michael Levine

Civil Beat Poll – Case, Hirono Tied In Hawaii U.S. Senate Race

Civil Beat Poll – Case, Hirono Tied In Hawaii U.S. Senate Race

Two months before primary election, both Democrats sit at 46 percent.
Race To The Finish For Federal Rail Money

Race To The Finish For Federal Rail Money

With line of credit bill passed, will Honolulu get guarantee before election?
Council Chair Accuses Mayor of ‘Quid Pro Quo’ Politics on Sewage Project

Council Chair Accuses Mayor of ‘Quid Pro Quo’ Politics on Sewage Project

Martin said Carlisle offered special treatment in exchange for vote.
Will Honolulu Council Give Back Mayor’s Sewage Construction Money? Courtesy Ron Slauson

Will Honolulu Council Give Back Mayor’s Sewage Construction Money?

UPDATED For second straight budget, treatment plant is a source of friction.
Kobayashi: Voters in 2008 Didn’t Approve Current Rail Project

Kobayashi: Voters in 2008 Didn’t Approve Current Rail Project

Councilwoman says rail project costs more and goes to fewer places than planned in 2008.
Supreme Court: Can Rail Avoid Hawaiian Burials?

Supreme Court: Can Rail Avoid Hawaiian Burials?

Justices press city on flexibility of transit system.
Mayoral Hopefuls Sharpen Attacks in First TV Debate

Mayoral Hopefuls Sharpen Attacks in First TV Debate

Caldwell, Carlisle, Cayetano argue rail, other Honolulu issues.
Pro-Rail Union Group Ups Ante Against Cayetano

Pro-Rail Union Group Ups Ante Against Cayetano

UPDATED Honolulu mayoral race heats up on eve of first TV debate.