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Passing The Buck: When Hawaii Politicians Give To Each Other Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Passing The Buck: When Hawaii Politicians Give To Each Other

Hundreds of thousands of dollars already change hands through a campaign spending loophole, and a House bill would make it easier.

Ad Watch: Spots Use Trump’s Shocking Words Against Him Our Principles PAC

Ad Watch: Spots Use Trump’s Shocking Words Against Him

One GOP super-PAC ad features Trump comments about women. A second mixes his comments on violence with actual violence at his events.
Hillary For Hawaii Gears Up

Hillary For Hawaii Gears Up

Supporters of the Democratic presidential candidate are preparing for the March 26th caucus.
Fundraiser For Rep. Chris Lee Flickr: Tax Credits

Fundraiser For Rep. Chris Lee

It came on Day 26 of the 60-day Hawaii Legislature, after a week of voting on hundreds of bills.
Two House Reps Raise Cash Flickr: Tax Credits

Two House Reps Raise Cash

Democrats Linda Ichiyama and Gregg Takayama held a fundraiser Wednesday night at Mandalay.
Another Ernie Martin Fundraiser Cory Lum/CIvil Beat

Another Ernie Martin Fundraiser

Is it a sign that the Honolulu City Council chair will challenge Mayor Caldwell?
Tempers Flared At GOP Poll Site Anthony Quintano

Tempers Flared At GOP Poll Site

An unidentified Hawaii Trump supporter ejected a man wearing a jersey bearing the name of Cruz.

‘Shake It Up!’ Why Hawaii Republicans Voted For Donald Trump Anthony Quintano

‘Shake It Up!’ Why Hawaii Republicans Voted For Donald Trump

They're worried about immigration, disgusted with political correctness and ready to embrace deal-making.
Hawaii Republicans Hand Donald Trump Another Victory Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Hawaii Republicans Hand Donald Trump Another Victory

UPDATED 3/9/2016: Sen. Ted Cruz finishes second in the islands' GOP presidential caucus, followed by Sen. Marco Rubio and Gov. John Kasich.

Rubio Camp: Local Cruz Team Lies Flickr: Gage Skidmore

Rubio Camp: Local Cruz Team Lies

A spokesperson for the Florida senator says Hawaii representatives for the Texas senator are spreading false rumors that Rubio is dropping out.

Duke Aiona Endorses Marco Rubio PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Duke Aiona Endorses Marco Rubio

The former Republican lieutenant governor calls the Florida senator "the kind of leader Hawaii needs in the White House."
Pod Squad: Donald Trump And The Hawaii GOP Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Pod Squad: Donald Trump And The Hawaii GOP

How will Hawaii's GOP presidential caucuses go on Tuesday? Rep. Beth Fukumoto Chang gives us all some insight.
Hawaii Politics