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Why ‘Mayor Mufi’ Wants To Be Mayor Mufi Again

Why ‘Mayor Mufi’ Wants To Be Mayor Mufi Again

The former Honolulu executive is betting that voters will want a tested leader in these testy times.

Hanabusa: There’s No Time For On-The-Job Training In A Crisis

Hanabusa: There’s No Time For On-The-Job Training In A Crisis

The candidate for mayor of Honolulu says her leadership has been tested over time, and that is what’s needed most in a pandemic.

Biden Clobbers Sanders In Hawaii’s Presidential Primary Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Biden Clobbers Sanders In Hawaii’s Presidential Primary

Favorite daughter Tulsi Gabbard finishes fourth and is awarded no delegates in Democratic Party-run election.

Running For Office During A Pandemic? It’s Tough For Newcomers Courtesy

Running For Office During A Pandemic? It’s Tough For Newcomers

Some non-incumbents running for elective office in Hawaii are focused on public health as they also seek to gain political traction.

Rick Blangiardi Is Back On TV, But This Time He’s A Political Candidate

Rick Blangiardi Is Back On TV, But This Time He’s A Political Candidate

The former Hawaii News Now general manager is making his pitch to be mayor of Honolulu.

Chad Blair: Hawaii Democrats On ‘Leading Edge’ In Picking POTUS

Chad Blair: Hawaii Democrats On ‘Leading Edge’ In Picking POTUS

The local party is conducting its presidential primary by mail-in voting and asking voters to rank candidates in order of preference.

Longtime Native Hawaiian Activist Announces Run For House Seat Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Longtime Native Hawaiian Activist Announces Run For House Seat

Walter Ritte has led some of the most iconic cultural movements in modern Hawaii.

Chad Blair: 10 Reasons Why Hawaii Should Hold The First Presidential Primary Flickr.com

Chad Blair: 10 Reasons Why Hawaii Should Hold The First Presidential Primary

Forget the Iowa caucus. Screw New Hampshire, too. The Aloha State should get first crack at picking our POTUS.

Chad Blair: Tulsi Gabbard’s Flailing Presidential Campaign

Chad Blair: Tulsi Gabbard’s Flailing Presidential Campaign

The Hawaii congresswoman has barely registered in the polls, chastises her own party and has become a punchline. Time to throw in the towel?

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