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US Supreme Court Rules Against Maui In Major Clean Water Case Nick Grube/Civil Beat

US Supreme Court Rules Against Maui In Major Clean Water Case

UPDATED: The decision averted what many environmentalists feared was a gutting of the Clean Water Act.

Our DC Delegation At Home: Cooking, Yardwork, Surfing And Politics Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Our DC Delegation At Home: Cooking, Yardwork, Surfing And Politics

Each member of Hawaii’s federal delegation has taken on a different role as the federal government struggles to respond to the growing coronavirus pandemic.

Tulsi Gabbard Still Has More Than $500,000 In Presidential Cash Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Tulsi Gabbard Still Has More Than $500,000 In Presidential Cash

Federal Election Commission reports show that the congresswoman still had lots of money left over in her bank account at the end of March.

Hirono, Schatz Throw Their Support Behind Joe Biden Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hirono, Schatz Throw Their Support Behind Joe Biden

All four members of Hawaii’s federal delegation have come out in support of the former vice president to Hawaii’s own Barack Obama.

Hawaii Lags Behind Other States In Release Of COVID-19 Data Courtesy: Josh Green

Hawaii Lags Behind Other States In Release Of COVID-19 Data

State health officials say they are trying to release more data and are open to providing whatever information people want to know.

Kahele Wins Key Endorsements For Congress Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Kahele Wins Key Endorsements For Congress

The state senator, who is a lieutenant colonel in the Hawaii Air National Guard, also announced he was called up for active duty with the guard.

Tulsi Gabbard To David Ige: Fire Your Top Health Officials Or Resign Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Tulsi Gabbard To David Ige: Fire Your Top Health Officials Or Resign

The Hawaii congresswoman believes Health Director Bruce Anderson and State Epidemiologist Sarah Park have botched the response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Hirono Joins Colleagues To Call On CDC To Release COVID-19 Demographic Data Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Hirono Joins Colleagues To Call On CDC To Release COVID-19 Demographic Data

Early indications are that coronavirus has hit some minority communities harder than others. In Hawaii, officials have yet to release detailed demographic statistics.

Gov. Ige: Banning Air Travel To Hawaii Is ‘Impossible To Enforce’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Gov. Ige: Banning Air Travel To Hawaii Is ‘Impossible To Enforce’

Three of Hawaii’s county mayors have asked Trump to implement a ban on air travel to the islands.