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Ben Cayetano

Profs Like Cayetano On Rail, But Not Ready To ‘Forgive and Forget’?

Profs Like Cayetano On Rail, But Not Ready To ‘Forgive and Forget’?

University of Hawaii union weighing whether to endorse in Honolulu mayor's race.
Back Into The Lion’s Den, Cayetano Asking for Professors’ Support

Back Into The Lion’s Den, Cayetano Asking for Professors’ Support

Honolulu mayoral hopeful clashed with UHPA as Hawaii governor.
Does Line-of-Credit Rail Plan Leave Honolulu Taxpayers on Hook? Flickr: Andres Rueda

Does Line-of-Credit Rail Plan Leave Honolulu Taxpayers on Hook?

Plan calls for HART to pay, but not clear where transit authority will get the money.
Modest Fundraising Opens Door In Mayor’s Race

Modest Fundraising Opens Door In Mayor’s Race

UPDATED 7:45 p.m. 1/30/2012 Honolulu incumbent raised $53K in six-month period ending Dec. 31.
10 Must Read Stories From The Week Of Jan. 16 – 20

10 Must Read Stories From The Week Of Jan. 16 – 20

Politics, agriculture, Native Hawaiian issues, rail, Congress and a former governor running for mayor — the stuff of this week.
Cayetano: Rail A Wall of Concrete Snaking Along Honolulu’s Waterfront

Cayetano: Rail A Wall of Concrete Snaking Along Honolulu’s Waterfront

Anti-rail mayoral hopeful says "ugly" project would ruin view planes.
Remembering Ben: The Cayetano Years

Remembering Ben: The Cayetano Years

As governor, the mayoral candidate was tough and independent, and never shied from a fight.
Cayetano: I’m Not a One-Issue Anti-Rail Candidate

Cayetano: I’m Not a One-Issue Anti-Rail Candidate

Former governor says Honolulu sewers, water, roads trump rail.
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