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Hannemann Ahead in CD2 Race For Cash Flickr.com

Hannemann Ahead in CD2 Race For Cash

UPDATED 6 p.m. 2/1/2012 But Tulsi Gabbard and Bob Marx are also showing they can raise the money necessary for a credible campaign.
Lingle Rakes in Cash From Mainland PACs Flickr

Lingle Rakes in Cash From Mainland PACs

Only one Hawaii political action committee is on the extensive list.
Civil Beat’s Guide To The 2012 Elections

Civil Beat’s Guide To The 2012 Elections

Track candidates, campaigns, issues and the money that is fueling them all on Civil Beat.

Open Records Agency Proposes Changes To Hawaii Sunshine Law

'Modernizing' public meetings law would enhance public discussion, watchdog agency says.
Taken For A Ride: Roberts Hawaii’s Very Own Race to the Top of School Bus Biz

Taken For A Ride: Roberts Hawaii’s Very Own Race to the Top of School Bus Biz

Homegrown Hawaii tour operator used strategic lawsuit to dominate school bus industry.