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Civil Beat Poll – A Year Out, Hawaii Senate Race Up For Grabs

Civil Beat Poll – A Year Out, Hawaii Senate Race Up For Grabs

Brian Schatz holds narrow lead over Colleen Hanabusa, but one-fourth of surveyed voters are undecided.
A House Divided — Which Way Will Democrats in Hawaii Go?

A House Divided — Which Way Will Democrats in Hawaii Go?

Sen. Inouye's last political wish, and Gov. Abercrombie's choice to ignore it, are leading to intra-party conflict.
Can Inouye’s Ghost Take Down Sen. Brian Schatz? Civil Beat/Brian Tseng

Can Inouye’s Ghost Take Down Sen. Brian Schatz?

UPDATED The late Hawaii senator's top aides throw their weight behind his chosen successor, U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa.
Schatz Carries On Inouye Dream For Native American Memorial

Schatz Carries On Inouye Dream For Native American Memorial

Native Hawaiians, Alaska Natives would also be honored by proposed memorial on National Mall.
Hanabusa And Schatz Differ Over Making Drug Companies Pay Flickr.com: Images_of_Money

Hanabusa And Schatz Differ Over Making Drug Companies Pay

Schatz supports making drug companies pay more for Medicare, but Hanabusa worries it will drive up premiums.
Hawaii Delegation Backs Reforms Against Military Sexual Assaults

Hawaii Delegation Backs Reforms Against Military Sexual Assaults

New legislation would make it easier for victims of sexual assaults in the military to come forward.
Maui Tea Party Group: IRS Intimidated Us

Maui Tea Party Group: IRS Intimidated Us

Organization's former president says IRS application that took more than two years.
Micronesian Windfall? Hawaii Could Get $40M From Feds

Micronesian Windfall? Hawaii Could Get $40M From Feds

Long-sought provision, pushed by Hirono, would help state pay for migrants' health care costs.
Senate Race Just Begun, But It’s All About Inouye

Senate Race Just Begun, But It’s All About Inouye

Questions about Hawaii's late U.S. senator dominate Hanabusa's announcement to challenge Schatz.