Election 2022

Candidate Forum

Corey Rosenlee, House District 39: Let’s Renew Our Commitment To Public Schools Suevon Lee/Civil Beat/2022

Corey Rosenlee, House District 39: Let’s Renew Our Commitment To Public Schools

That includes paid family leave, funding for pre-K, child care support, improved facilities and increased teacher pay.

Mahina Poepoe, House District 13: Natural Evolution Of An Activist Into Governance Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2021

Mahina Poepoe, House District 13: Natural Evolution Of An Activist Into Governance

Shouldn’t we as voters seek to elect candidates who have demonstrated a genuine commitment to public service?

Nicole Gi, 2nd Congressional District: Democrat In Name Only Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2018

Nicole Gi, 2nd Congressional District: Democrat In Name Only

But she is running as a Democrat because anyone — Democrat or not — can vote in the Democratic primary in Hawaii.

Robert Armstrong, House District 28: Legislature Needs Fresh Eyes And Energy Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Robert Armstrong, House District 28: Legislature Needs Fresh Eyes And Energy

Let’s adopt a collective mindset of openness, transparency, inclusion, forwardness and decisiveness.

Seaula Jr. Tupai, Lieutenant Governor: My Action Plan For Hawaii Kalany Omengkar/Civil Beat/2022

Seaula Jr. Tupai, Lieutenant Governor: My Action Plan For Hawaii

We can choose to remain in our current predicament or take a major course correction.

Vicky Cayetano, Governor: My Promise To Shift Hawaii To A Family-Focused Economy Cory Lum/Civil Beat/2022

Vicky Cayetano, Governor: My Promise To Shift Hawaii To A Family-Focused Economy

It includes addressing the lack of affordable housing and over-reliance on tourism.

Cara Flores, Maui County Council, Kahului: Buying A First Home Should Not Seem Like An Impossible Goal Ludwig Laab/Civil Beat/2021

Cara Flores, Maui County Council, Kahului: Buying A First Home Should Not Seem Like An Impossible Goal

Our median housing prices have increased over 20% in the past year. Not attacking this problem aggressively and quickly will be extremely detrimental to our community.

Kirk Caldwell, Governor: Hawaii Needs A Sustained Commitment To Housing Courtesy: Caldwell campaign

Kirk Caldwell, Governor: Hawaii Needs A Sustained Commitment To Housing

Our housing policies can’t just be once in a generation. The proposal to fund DHHL housing is a good start.