Civil Beat Staff

Patti Epler

Hanabusa, Djou Cruising With Campaign Cash Flickr

Hanabusa, Djou Cruising With Campaign Cash

With no serious primary opponents, the political rivals are banking big bucks.
Hannemann, Gabbard Pull Away from Pack in CD2 Money Race Flickr: AMagill

Hannemann, Gabbard Pull Away from Pack in CD2 Money Race

Both frontrunners have hundreds of thousands of dollars left to spend before the Aug. 11 primary.

Zero Confidence in Lawmakers Revealed

Taxpayers are growing weary of politicians who spend money on special interests.
10 Must Read Stories From The Week Of March 19 – 23

10 Must Read Stories From The Week Of March 19 – 23

Government accountability and transparency kicked off our week.
Civil Beat Will Live Blog Hawaii GOP Caucuses

Civil Beat Will Live Blog Hawaii GOP Caucuses

Join us as we staff caucus meetings on Oahu, Maui, Kauai and the Big Island.

Windfall Of Tax Revenue To Be Had Without Tax Increase

Collect the ones that are already due, including on Internet and catalogue sales.
Not So Public: Auditor Stonewalled On Prison Job

Not So Public: Auditor Stonewalled On Prison Job

And we thought reporters had it bad.
Hirono Gets 28% of Individual Contributions From Small Donors

Hirono Gets 28% of Individual Contributions From Small Donors

Democratic congresswoman got more than $122,000 from 3,477 donors who gave $200 or less last quarter.