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Candidates 2022

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Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 2 — Maurice Goulding

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 2 — Maurice Goulding

“I will push to eliminate property taxes for landowners that either farm food staples that are consumed locally, or offer extremely low leases to farmers producing locally consumed staples.”

Candidate Q&A: U.S. Senate — Bob McDermott

Candidate Q&A: U.S. Senate — Bob McDermott

“I was the first elected official to call for closure and decommissioning of Red Hill. I led the way, nice for the congressional delegation to follow, albeit belatedly.”

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 2 — Matthias Kusch

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 2 — Matthias Kusch

“I have been an affordable housing advocate, producer and landlord. I am very familiar with the stumbling blocks that make housing more expensive for our residents.”

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 2 — Jennifer Kagiwada

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 2 — Jennifer Kagiwada

“We can better manage our tourism in Hawaii County and keep our resident experience a positive one by restricting and regulating short-term vacation rentals.”

Candidate Q&A: Honolulu City Council District 6 — Ikaika Hussey

Candidate Q&A: Honolulu City Council District 6 — Ikaika Hussey

“An incredible future awaits us if we’re willing to solve our unique problems, at our particular island scale.”

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 5 — Matt Kanealiʻi-Kleinfelder

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 5 — Matt Kanealiʻi-Kleinfelder

“We need to proactively change our model to provide home ownership to families – not nurture long-term renters.”

Candidate Q&A: Kauai County Council — Felicia Cowden

Candidate Q&A: Kauai County Council — Felicia Cowden

“The importance of retaining our generational population with heritage skills and environmental knowledge cannot be overstated.”

Candidate Q&A: State Senate District 12 — Sharon Moriwaki

Candidate Q&A: State Senate District 12 — Sharon Moriwaki

“We must solve the lack of coordination among the various sectors and agencies dealing with homelessness and housing problems.”

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 8 — Holeka Inaba

Candidate Q&A: Hawaii County Council District 8 — Holeka Inaba

“With so many innovative new methods of farming such as vertical farming, we could be doing so much more to grow and provide our own food here in Hawaii.”

Candidate Q&A: State Senate District 4 — Nicholas Tancheff

Candidate Q&A: State Senate District 4 — Nicholas Tancheff

“I would educate people to help them to recognize that ‘social distancing’ is not healthy.”