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David Ige Becomes the First Challenger in Hawaii Gubernatorial Race

David Ige Becomes the First Challenger in Hawaii Gubernatorial Race

The man who wants to replace Abercrombie has a long track record, yet is little known outside of his constituency.
Abercrombie Teams With Caldwell To Tear Down Waikiki Natatorium Nick Grube/Civil Beat

Abercrombie Teams With Caldwell To Tear Down Waikiki Natatorium

The World War I memorial has been a controversial topic in Honolulu for nearly 50 years.
Impeach Hawaii’s Governor? State Senate Establishes Causes Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Impeach Hawaii’s Governor? State Senate Establishes Causes

Proposed law would apply to lieutenant governor and Cabinet too, in cases of bribery and other 'high crimes.'
Ariyoshi on Hawaii Tourism and Sustainability

Ariyoshi on Hawaii Tourism and Sustainability

In part two of our Q&A, former governor cautions against development and too many tourists.
Ariyoshi on Hawaii’s Role in the Asia-Pacific Chad Blair/Civil beat

Ariyoshi on Hawaii’s Role in the Asia-Pacific

Former governor talks about outcomes of APEC summit and growing role of East-West Center.
Hawaii Gov Remains Defiant on HSTA Standoff

Hawaii Gov Remains Defiant on HSTA Standoff

Abercrombie cites union "leadership crisis," believes he has public support.
Staff Turnover Doesn’t Bother Abercrombie Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Staff Turnover Doesn’t Bother Abercrombie

Hawaii governor says 12 departures in 15 months "to be expected."
Who Speaks for the Abercrombie Administration?

Who Speaks for the Abercrombie Administration?

Hawaii governor and his top officials give mixed messages on bill exempting state projects from environmental review.
Abercrombie: Environmental Critics Are ‘Apocalyptic’ Naysayers

Abercrombie: Environmental Critics Are ‘Apocalyptic’ Naysayers

Hawaii governor joins debate over Hoopili, exemptions for state projects.
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