The Hawaii Council on Revenues makes quarterly predictions about whether revenues will shrink or grow that dictate how much the state can spend. But a five-year analysis of its work shows forecasts are often off-base. When they're wrong, there are real consequences.
How hard is it for recent grads to find a job in Hawaii? Interviews with career counselors at four Hawaii universities show even as the unemployment rate improves, new graduates find the job market bleak. We tell their stories.