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Want To Give Our Kids A Future? Change The Way We Tax Wealth Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Want To Give Our Kids A Future? Change The Way We Tax Wealth


Enhanced revenue should come from those who can afford to pay more including large corporations and out-of-state investors.

Combating Invasive Species A Priority For UH Faculty UH CTAHR

Combating Invasive Species A Priority For UH Faculty

The brown tree snake, the little fire ant, miconia and more threaten the biosecurity of Hawaii.

Neal Milner: Honolulu’s Rail Is More About Incompetence Than Corruption Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Neal Milner: Honolulu’s Rail Is More About Incompetence Than Corruption

Officials through the years urged patience, but the problems facing the project in 1992 are still elusive.

Oahu Needs A Bigger, Juicier Biki Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2020

Oahu Needs A Bigger, Juicier Biki

Getting to more neighborhoods is essential. Electric bikes could help.

Danny De Gracia: Keep The Electoral College The Way It Is Flickr: Travis Wise

Danny De Gracia: Keep The Electoral College The Way It Is

Some people are unhappy with the notion of "faithless electors." But Hawaii lawmakers should not change a thing.

Raising Taxi Rates Helps, But Rate Deregulation Is What’s Needed

Raising Taxi Rates Helps, But Rate Deregulation Is What’s Needed

The mayor and City Council should repeal the price fixing provisions in the Revised Ordinances of Honolulu.

John Pritchett: Full Plate John Pritchett/Civil Beat/2023

John Pritchett: Full Plate

Gov. Josh Green outlined an ambitious agenda in his first State of the State. But has he bitten off more than he can chew?
Chad Blair: Are House And Senate Leaders Taking Ethics Reform Seriously? David Croxford/Civil Beat/2023

Chad Blair: Are House And Senate Leaders Taking Ethics Reform Seriously?


Speaker Scott Saiki and President Ron Kouchi explain where they stand on restoring public trust at the Capitol.

Silver Bullet Solutions For Affordable Housing Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Silver Bullet Solutions For Affordable Housing

But everyone has to give a little to help solve our problems.