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Five of 14 candidates backed by progressive political organizations survived the Aug. 6 primary.
Hanabusa supporters are blasting the governor for challenging Hanabusa’s repeated criticism of him, saying it’s really a dis on women.
At a time of upheaval on the Big Island, two Democrats and two Republicans talked about how to build a better future.
This year’s newcomers come from all over the political spectrum, and a variety of issues inspired them to run.
Along with her friend “Jesus,” Angela Kaaihue is now vying for Andria Tupola’s Leeward Oahu seat.
Rough political attacks are nothing new. In 1874, supporters of Queen Emma physically assaulted backers of David Kalakaua in the aftermath of a royal election.
It doesn’t get any more outrageous than legislative leaders asking people to pony up cash for Colleen Hanabusa at the same time they’re voting on bills and budgets.
Two-thirds of Hawaii voters surveyed in our poll support the state holding a “con con,” the first in 40 years.
Government officials can do more to encourage public participation — and citizens need to stay engaged, conference participants say.
The Golden State is at the vanguard of the Trump resistance and much more that the islands might aspire to — or not.