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Hawaii GOP In Dire Financial Need

Hawaii GOP In Dire Financial Need

People are wondering: Did Kaauwai really bankrupt the party?
GOP Hierarchy Demands Kaauwai’s Resignation

GOP Hierarchy Demands Kaauwai’s Resignation

With 2012 nearing, Lingle and other party leaders say Hawaii Republicans have lost confidence in their party chair.
Hawaii Lawmakers Most Proud of Balancing Budget

Hawaii Lawmakers Most Proud of Balancing Budget

Informal poll shows legislators are also pleased with passing civil unions and avoiding a GET hike.
Hawaii GOP: Democrats Outspent Us 3-1 in 2010

Hawaii GOP: Democrats Outspent Us 3-1 in 2010

Hawaii Republican leader cites gap in urging financial support for 2012.

Civil Beat Told Only Part of GOP Story

The House minority leader says Republican legislators saw success that "the numbers do not reveal."
Capitol Watch: Nov. 30

Capitol Watch: Nov. 30

Lawmakers recognize outstanding service of a longtime Capitol employee. And Abercrombie picks directors for budget and labor.

Sleaziest Ad Yet?

Republican ad in Star-Advertiser about Abercrombie a classic.
The Day After The 2010 Primary In Pictures

The Day After The 2010 Primary In Pictures

Watch a slideshow from the 2010 Democratic Unity Breakfast and Republican Unity Lunch.
Are You There GOP? It’s Me, Chad

Are You There GOP? It’s Me, Chad

Civil Beat's calls to Linda Lingle, Jonah Kaauwai and the RNC were not returned. Too bad. We had some questions about God and politics.
Duke, Jonah, Mufi and God

Duke, Jonah, Mufi and God

The leading Republican candidate for governor tries to distance himself further from his party chairman's stance on politics and faith.