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Ann Kobayashi

Hawaii Officials Merrily Celebrate Rail in D.C.

Hawaii Officials Merrily Celebrate Rail in D.C.

Dozens of Hawaii leaders attend Capitol Hill reception.
What You Won’t Learn From Honolulu Council Financial Disclosure Forms

What You Won’t Learn From Honolulu Council Financial Disclosure Forms

Civil Beat review shows problems with disclosures of business interests, real estate investments.

Inside Honolulu: April 7

UPDATED 5:19 p.m. Light, medium or heavy rail? Mayors show unity, don't agree on union deal.
Honolulu City Council Divided Over Chairman’s Ethics

Honolulu City Council Divided Over Chairman’s Ethics

Civil Beat survey finds concern about Garcia's failure to disclose outside job.
Tea Party’s Berg Cheapest On Honolulu City Council

Tea Party’s Berg Cheapest On Honolulu City Council

So far in 2011, Ewa member spends least, with Kahala's Chang spending the most.

Inside Honolulu: Feb. 28

UPDATED: 3:01 p.m. Miyahira trades AG for Prosectuor; Lobbyist has trouble explaining himself to City Council.

Inside Honolulu: Jan. 26

UPDATED 1:36 p.m. Hansen to stay on as permanent Budget director; Council honors Tam, who faces sentencing for theft; Rail groundbreaking around the corner.
Inside Honolulu: Dec. 2

Inside Honolulu: Dec. 2

Lingle transmits outside rail review to city leaders, incoming governor; Makakilo/Kapolei Neighborhood Board meeting erupts into a "circus'" November and December pack a holiday-furlough punch.