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Rep. Case Demands Hawaii Be Paid Millions More For COFA Costs Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Rep. Case Demands Hawaii Be Paid Millions More For COFA Costs

If not, the congressman says renewal of the U.S treaties with three Micronesian nations may be at risk.

Feds Need To Investigate Hawaii Lawyer Involved In Marshallese Adoptions Jessica Terrell/Civil Beat

Feds Need To Investigate Hawaii Lawyer Involved In Marshallese Adoptions

Honolulu attorney Laurie Loomis is under scrutiny from professional regulators, but a broader inquiry by federal and state law enforcement agencies is warranted.

Chad Blair: Is SpongeBob SquarePants More Than Just Nautical Nonsense? Flickr: Owen Prior

Chad Blair: Is SpongeBob SquarePants More Than Just Nautical Nonsense?

Personally, I think it’s just a cartoon. But a research paper connects Bikini Bottom to the Bikini Atoll nuclear tests.

Study: Chuukese Patients In Hawaii Often Face Discrimination Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Study: Chuukese Patients In Hawaii Often Face Discrimination

Micronesians face language and cultural barriers when seeking medical care, and are far less likely to have insurance coverage.

Bill Would Spare Micronesians A Yearly Trip To The DMV Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Bill Would Spare Micronesians A Yearly Trip To The DMV

The Department of Transportation opposes the measure, saying it could render all Hawaii driver’s licenses useless for flying.

Chad Blair: Micronesia Won’t Soon Break Its Addiction To US Dollars Flickr: LuxTonnerre

Chad Blair: Micronesia Won’t Soon Break Its Addiction To US Dollars

The economic prospects of most COFA nations are limited. But their military importance to the U.S. is growing.

The Untimely Death Of A Marshall Islands Visionary Hilary Hosia

The Untimely Death Of A Marshall Islands Visionary

Author Jon Letman sat down with Mattlan Zackhras last year for a wide-ranging conversation on his vision and hope for the tiny island nation.