Hawaii is among the states where cases are growing fastest.
The report by University of Hawaii economists follows a critical report by the Hawaii State Auditor.
The Trump administration had previously agreed to pay for 75% of costs associated with the historic nationwide deployments of National Guardsmen.
The change is a result of a bill signed by former President Donald Trump restoring federal Medicaid funding for citizens of Compact of Free Association nations.
The three fatalities were on Oahu.
The Hawaii County Council deferred action on a bill to ban most pedestrians on the Waipio Valley Road, but residents believe a compromise may be near.
Hawaii is helping to coordinate with a testing and quarantine center in Waikiki to facilitate the first repatriation effort since the pandemic began.
In a statement, Gov. David Ige said he knew about Sen. Laura Acasio’s background opposing the Thirty Meter Telescope when he appointed her.
Nearly 200 troops were deployed to Washington, D.C., to provide security for the inauguration.