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Former Hawaii Gov. Cayetano Settles Libel Lawsuit Against Super PAC

Former Hawaii Gov. Cayetano Settles Libel Lawsuit Against Super PAC

The Pacific Resource Partnership will apologize after spending millions of dollars on attack ads to keep the former governor from being elected mayor.
Tunnel Vision? Not When It Comes to Honolulu’s High Stakes Rail Project

Tunnel Vision? Not When It Comes to Honolulu’s High Stakes Rail Project

City officials don't plan to change the $5.26 billion project's alignment despite concerns raised in federal court.
Former Hawaii Gov. Cayetano Says He’ll Appeal Rail Ruling

Former Hawaii Gov. Cayetano Says He’ll Appeal Rail Ruling

Cayetano also questions authenticity of Inouye's last letter to Abercrombie.
Civil Beat Poll – Cayetano Peaks, Caldwell Surges

Civil Beat Poll – Cayetano Peaks, Caldwell Surges

UPDATED Former governor still leads but edge in Honolulu mayor's race has narrowed.
Off the Beat: New Low In Political Ads

Off the Beat: New Low In Political Ads

PRP's "pardons" attack on former Hawaii governor goes way over the top.
Will A New Law Mean Federal Funding for Honolulu BRT? Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Will A New Law Mean Federal Funding for Honolulu BRT?

Camp Cayetano says proposed rapid bus system qualifies as fixed guideway.
Cayetano’s Transit Plan: Back to the Future Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Cayetano’s Transit Plan: Back to the Future

Honolulu mayoral hopeful shifts campaign focus from anti-rail to pro-BRT.
Caldwell Against Gov’s Natatorium Plan, Cayetano Wants More Info

Caldwell Against Gov’s Natatorium Plan, Cayetano Wants More Info

Honolulu mayoral hopefuls discussed Natatorium and other issues at a Kokua Council forum.
Cayetano: Bus Rapid Transit ‘Sweeping the Country’

Cayetano: Bus Rapid Transit ‘Sweeping the Country’

Hawaii mayoral candidate Ben Cayetano said there's a national transportation trend toward buses rather than trains.
Ben and Kirk Talk Journalism And, Of Course, Politics

Ben and Kirk Talk Journalism And, Of Course, Politics

Honolulu mayoral candidates give high school students advice on transparency and skepticism through the context of rail.
Accused of Corruption, Mitsunagas Punch Back With Radio Ads Flickr: Museokeskus Vapriikki

Accused of Corruption, Mitsunagas Punch Back With Radio Ads

UPDATED Pro-Cayetano contractor wades into Honolulu mayor's race.
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