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How Hawaii Lawmakers Spend Up to $13,000 a Year — Each Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Hawaii Lawmakers Spend Up to $13,000 a Year — Each

UPDATED State ethics director Les Kondo may be under fire, but he seems to have gotten their attention. A review of this year's spending shows legislators are much less inclined to spend public money on questionable expenses.
Seven Reps Break From Session’s Final Days to Raise Some Cash flickr:AMagill

Seven Reps Break From Session’s Final Days to Raise Some Cash

The members of the Hawaii House of Representatives teamed up for an event at a Honolulu restaurant.
Hawaii Senate Panel to Review Galuteria’s Qualifications Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Senate Panel to Review Galuteria’s Qualifications

Once again, a state lawmaker is being questioned about whether he really lives in the district he represents.
Hawaii House Is A-OK With Calvin Say Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii House Is A-OK With Calvin Say

Representatives voted unanimously to adopt a report saying the speaker emeritus meets residency requirements.
Special Committee Finds Rep. Say Qualified to Continue Serving

Special Committee Finds Rep. Say Qualified to Continue Serving

The challenge over his residency wrapped up in a five-minute hearing Friday.
House Lawmakers to Make Recommendation Friday on Rep’s Residency Cory Lum/Civil Beat

House Lawmakers to Make Recommendation Friday on Rep’s Residency

A group of voters has questioned whether Speaker emeritus Calvin Say lives in the district he represents.
Challenge Over Rep. Say’s Residency Forces House to Make ‘Judgment Call’ Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Challenge Over Rep. Say’s Residency Forces House to Make ‘Judgment Call’

The speaker emeritus faced his colleagues in a quasi-judicial hearing, the first of its kind in Hawaii.
Hearing on Hawaii Rep. Calvin Say’s Residency Set for Friday Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hearing on Hawaii Rep. Calvin Say’s Residency Set for Friday

House lawmakers are planning to consider a petition challenging the longtime lawmaker's right to represent District 20.
Where Does Hawaii State Rep. Calvin Say Really Live? PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Where Does Hawaii State Rep. Calvin Say Really Live?

A group of six House lawmakers are going to look into residency questions concerning the speaker emeritus.
Calvin Say Challengers Ask Souki for Action PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Calvin Say Challengers Ask Souki for Action

The Hawaii House speaker is urged again to review the former speaker's residency qualifications.
Campaign Spending Commission Rejects Calvin Say Challenge Hawaii House of Representatives

Campaign Spending Commission Rejects Calvin Say Challenge

A review finds that it's legal for the former Hawaii House speaker to use campaign funds to pay for his legal fees.
House Speaker Unveils Leadership Positions, Committee Chairs Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

House Speaker Unveils Leadership Positions, Committee Chairs

Luke retains control of Finance; Rhoads keeps Judiciary; Tsuji takes control of Agriculture.
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