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Hawaii Legislature

Only One Incumbent Loses Legislative Seat

Only One Incumbent Loses Legislative Seat

Kauai Rep. Roland Sagum was swept out of office by a fellow Democrat. Blake Oshiro kept his seat and Donovan Dela Cruz won on Oahu's North Shore.
The John Mizuno Show

The John Mizuno Show

The indefatigable chairman of the state House Committee on Human Services has scheduled two more legislative briefings.
Civil Beat Shares Hawaii Legislature Salaries

Civil Beat Shares Hawaii Legislature Salaries

What we pay the people who make the laws and the staff who support them in the House and Senate.
Legislative Turnover? Not Going to Happen

Legislative Turnover? Not Going to Happen

An analysis of state House and Senate races suggests Hawaii's Republicans will remain in the wilderness following the 2010 elections. But some contests against Democrat opponents will be competitive, as will several Democratic primaries.