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Sixty Percent of Hawaii Senators Filed Disclosure Reports After Session

Sixty Percent of Hawaii Senators Filed Disclosure Reports After Session

UPDATE Financial reports that can help identify conflicts of interest moot for 2011.
No Conflict? Ground Rules in the Hawaii House

No Conflict? Ground Rules in the Hawaii House

A how-to guide on deciding whether lawmakers can vote on bills if they have a potential conflict.
Most Hawaii House Reps File Disclosures After Legislative Session

Most Hawaii House Reps File Disclosures After Legislative Session

Of Hawaii's 51 House representatives, 36 disclose finances after May 5.
When Hawaii Reps Ask, Say Says ‘No Conflict’

When Hawaii Reps Ask, Say Says ‘No Conflict’

House leadership waives conflict concerns in 92 percent of cases, Civil Beat investigation finds.
Hawaii Ethics Commission Hasn’t Issued Advisory Opinion Since 2006

Hawaii Ethics Commission Hasn’t Issued Advisory Opinion Since 2006

Requests for advice decline, misconduct charges chart erratic path.
Hawaii State Ethics Commission