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Hawaii Supreme Court Rules Incumbent Maui Councilwoman Alice Lee Won Seat Ludwig Laab/Civil Beat/2021

Hawaii Supreme Court Rules Incumbent Maui Councilwoman Alice Lee Won Seat

Her opponent Noelani Ahia had filed a lawsuit challenging the election.
Big Spending By Carpenters Super PAC Could Shift The Balance Of Maui’s Council Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2018

Big Spending By Carpenters Super PAC Could Shift The Balance Of Maui’s Council

The super PAC Be Change Now saw six of its seven county candidates win office in November.
Farmers And Ranchers Buoyed By New Contingent Of Food-Focused Politicians Thomas Heaton/Civil Beat/2022

Farmers And Ranchers Buoyed By New Contingent Of Food-Focused Politicians

A cohort of farming legislators looks to bolster Hawaii's food systems and build on momentum from 2022.
Hawaii GOP Sues Elections Office Over Vote Auditing Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Hawaii GOP Sues Elections Office Over Vote Auditing

The party's attorney said the lawsuit is not meant to challenge the results of the election.
Kahele Faces Ethics Probe For Allegedly Misusing Social Media During Campaign Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Kahele Faces Ethics Probe For Allegedly Misusing Social Media During Campaign

The Hawaii congressman is accused of misusing official resources for political purposes while running for governor. He was also cleared of wrongdoing related to his side job with Hawaiian Airlines.
Maui Lawsuit Seeks New County Council Election For Wailuku Marina Riker/Civil Beat/2022

Maui Lawsuit Seeks New County Council Election For Wailuku

The lawsuit alleges that hundreds of uncounted ballots could have swayed the outcome of a race decided by 513 votes.
Tokuda Says She’s Ready To Take On A Divided Washington Courtesy: Jill Tokuda/2022

Tokuda Says She’s Ready To Take On A Divided Washington

The newly elected Hawaii congresswoman will be in the minority party for the first time in her career.
Victorino Is The Latest Maui Mayor To Not Win A Second Term Tim Wright/Civil Beat/2022

Victorino Is The Latest Maui Mayor To Not Win A Second Term

After 1998, three consecutive mayors failed to win re-election. Political analysts say a combination of factors led to Richard Bissen's huge win last week.
Chad Blair: Why Do So Many Hawaii Voters Wait Until The Last Minute? Ronen Zilberman/Civil Beat/2022

Chad Blair: Why Do So Many Hawaii Voters Wait Until The Last Minute?

Because they can. Still, the trend is for more of us to vote early, meaning election results will be released earlier, too.