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Hawaii LG Candidate Junior Tupa‘i Is Sounding A Lot More Like Duke Aiona Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Hawaii LG Candidate Junior Tupa‘i Is Sounding A Lot More Like Duke Aiona

The GOP nominee for lieutenant governor has backed away from his primary campaign rhetoric and is aligning with his gubernatorial running mate.

Duke Aiona Is Running For Governor Again. Will This Time Be Any Different? AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy/2022

Duke Aiona Is Running For Governor Again. Will This Time Be Any Different?

The Republican former lieutenant governor and retired judge is well known, but must “thread the needle” as he campaigns in heavily Democratic Hawaii.

Duke Aiona Unveils Affordable Housing Plans Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Duke Aiona Unveils Affordable Housing Plans

The Republican candidate for governor focused on building programs that could lead to more affordable homeownership than adding more housing units.

Why Is Nomi Health Donating To Key Democrats In Blue State Hawaii After Giving Big To GOP? Iki Chan Wylie for USA TODAY

Why Is Nomi Health Donating To Key Democrats In Blue State Hawaii After Giving Big To GOP?

The Utah-based company contributed to the campaigns of six Democrats in Hawaii, including Josh Green and Sylvia Luke, the Democratic nominees for governor and lieutenant governor.

Hawaii Governor: Lt. Gov. Josh Green Wins Big In Democratic Primary Ku‘u Kauanoe/Civil Beat/2022

Hawaii Governor: Lt. Gov. Josh Green Wins Big In Democratic Primary

Green will face Republican former Lt. Gov. Duke Aiona in the November general election.

Better Access To Public Records Among Proposals From GOP Candidates For Governor Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Better Access To Public Records Among Proposals From GOP Candidates For Governor

Transparency and government ethics has taken center stage in many races following high profile corruption cases in Hawaii, including the Republican gubernatorial primary.

Here’s What Climate Advocates Hope To See In Hawaii’s Next Governor Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Here’s What Climate Advocates Hope To See In Hawaii’s Next Governor

The state needs to dramatically cut its carbon emissions in the next eight years to hit its climate goals. That will require bold leadership, advocates say.

Hawaii Governor Candidate’s Hawaiian Homelands Remark Touches A Nerve With Some Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Hawaii Governor Candidate’s Hawaiian Homelands Remark Touches A Nerve With Some

Critics say Lt. Gov. Josh Green has used an inaccurate personal story about his mother-in-law for political gain. But others say he’s being unfairly targeted by political opponents.

Cayetano Continues To Pump Money Into Her Campaign As Her Fundraising Falls Short Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Cayetano Continues To Pump Money Into Her Campaign As Her Fundraising Falls Short

UPDATED: Kai Kahele filed his report late Wednesday showing he’s spent more than $200,000 on the race so far.

 

By Land And Space: How GOP Candidates For Governor Plan To Diversify Hawaii’s Economy Thomas Heaton/Civil Beat/2022

By Land And Space: How GOP Candidates For Governor Plan To Diversify Hawaii’s Economy

Duke Aiona eyes opportunities in the space industry, while Gary Cordery and Heidi Tsuneyoshi want more funding for farmers.