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Keith Hiraoka was one of three appointments Gov. David Ige made to the 1st Circuit Court.
Hawaii Gov. David Ige joins department heads asking legislators to approve funds for his Sustainable Hawaii Initiative.
The Hawaii governor pushes for progress on education and economic development despite the fiscal uncertainty facing state government.
Lacking a quorum, the council has had to cancel many meetings over the past decade as governors struggled to nominate members.
Legislative leaders warn that state revenues have slowed and pay raises for unions are not factored into the governor’s proposed budget.
The governor’s first biennial budget proposal — due out Monday — presents an opportunity to chart the state’s fiscal course.