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Hawaii Economy

Unintended Consequences of Tapping the “Rich”

Taxes targeting the "rich" may end up hurting the very people lawmakers thought they were protecting.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 9-15

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 9-15

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Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Jan. 2-8

Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Jan. 2-8

The place to monitor taxing and spending in Hawaii.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 2-8

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 2-8

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 Abercrombie: Hawaii Construction Jobs Grew at 2nd Highest Rate in Nation

 Abercrombie: Hawaii Construction Jobs Grew at 2nd Highest Rate in Nation

Updated Governor says capital projects have spurred job growth over past year.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

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Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

The place to monitor taxing and spending in Hawaii.

Successes and Missteps of Government in Hawaii

Looking back in history offers insight into decisions that hampered Hawaii’s economic prosperity.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

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Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

Hawaii Money Blog — Power, Influence and Impact — Dec. 19-Dec. 25

The place to monitor taxing and spending in Hawaii.
Extended Unemployment Checks Could Run Out for 17,600 in Hawaii

Extended Unemployment Checks Could Run Out for 17,600 in Hawaii

UPDATED Congress is debating whether to again extend benefits for jobseekers.
Hawaii Economy