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David Ige

Denby Fawcett: Digging Up Dirt and Opposition Research 101 PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Digging Up Dirt and Opposition Research 101

Political operatives who supply sleazy campaign fodder against opposing candidates can suffer consequences, but their goal is victory.
Aiona, Ige Largely Like-Minded on Needed Education Reform

Aiona, Ige Largely Like-Minded on Needed Education Reform

But the top Hawaii gubernatorial candidates disagree about giving public money to private preschools.
Three Candidates, Three Views on Future of Fast-Growing Kakaako PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Three Candidates, Three Views on Future of Fast-Growing Kakaako

Mufi Hannemann, David Ige and Duke Aiona discuss housing, infrastructure and the governor's influence on the area under control of state redevelopment district.
Denby Fawcett: Who the Heck Is David Ige? PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Denby Fawcett: Who the Heck Is David Ige?

Our columnist spends a recent morning getting to know the Democratic contender for Hawaii governor.
The Projector: The Governor’s Race and HECO’s Renewable Power Play PF Bentley/Civil Beat

The Projector: The Governor’s Race and HECO’s Renewable Power Play

Photos of the week show Ige, Aiona, Hannemann and Davis hitting the stage, and protestors holding a "solar vigil" as the power company laid out big renewable energy plans.
The Projector: Pictures From Hawaii’s Dramatic Primary Election Day Cory Lum/Civil Beat

The Projector: Pictures From Hawaii’s Dramatic Primary Election Day

Our photographers captured the euphoria of victory, the sting of defeat and efforts to remain unified by the political party that dominates Hawaii.
Hawaii Governor: Ige Wins It Big! PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hawaii Governor: Ige Wins It Big!

AP calls the race for Ige less than two hours after the polls closed. Former Gov. Ariyoshi says he will make "a great governor."
David Ige’s Leadership Style: State Senator Wants To Be Honest, Open, Fair, No Ego PF Bentley/Civil Beat

David Ige’s Leadership Style: State Senator Wants To Be Honest, Open, Fair, No Ego

Fellow lawmakers applaud the Hawaii gubernatorial contender as a collaborative problem-solver who stands by decisions and can't be pushed around.
Moving the Ball: Hawaii Senator Wants Millions More for School Sports PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Moving the Ball: Hawaii Senator Wants Millions More for School Sports

Sen. David Ige's bill would restore funding for DOE athletics programs.