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The Democratic candidates for governor faced off Tuesday night for perhaps the final time before the Aug. 11 primary.
Gov. David Ige, after trailing Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa in a May poll, now leads by 9 percentage points among likely primary voters.
Rep. Matt LoPresti says Senate President Ron Kouchi is distorting the facts to help lobbyist Alicia Maluafiti win the election.
Ige says he doesn’t remember why he voted against creation of the Legacy Land Conservation Program, but that he supports it now.
The Democratic candidate for governor fields questions on rail, super PACs, homelessness and women.
Personalities, not ideologies, are at the heart of the contest between incumbent David Ige and Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa.
John Carroll and Ray L’Heureux struggled to raise funds in the Republican primary election for governor.
Rep. Colleen Hanabusa has gathered the majority of big labor endorsements, but incumbent Gov. David Ige has the support of teachers.
Two Hawaii lawmakers voted to give public money to an animal support organization while sitting on its board of directors.
A televised debate between the leading Democratic candidates for governor offered familiar rhetoric mixed with lively jabs over fresh topics.
Strategies 360 won’t reveal a single client or issue it’s supporting in the islands. But the company has assembled a stable of well-known local talent.