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Hawaii Ethics Commission Won’t Budge on Releasing Financial Disclosures Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Hawaii Ethics Commission Won’t Budge on Releasing Financial Disclosures

UPDATED. Civil Beat Law Center for the Public Interest files legal challenge in court.
Hawaii Ethics Commission Urged to Release Board Members’ Financial Disclosures PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hawaii Ethics Commission Urged to Release Board Members’ Financial Disclosures

Civil Beat and the League of Women Voters are on the agenda for Wednesday's meeting to push for disclosure of the annual reports.
Four UH Regents File New Financial Disclosure Reports PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Four UH Regents File New Financial Disclosure Reports

The disclosures follow the Ethics Commission's decision that only those reports filed after the new law took effect will be made public.
Hawaii Ethics Commission Seals Financial Disclosures for Current Board Members PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hawaii Ethics Commission Seals Financial Disclosures for Current Board Members

Next year's reports will be made public as new law requires, but not those that were already filed.
Hawaii Grassroots Groups Grab Attention of State Ethics Commission

Hawaii Grassroots Groups Grab Attention of State Ethics Commission

UPDATED Several groups still haven't submitted required reports on their donors and expenses.
State Board Members Resist Releasing Financial Disclosure Forms to Public Flickr.com

State Board Members Resist Releasing Financial Disclosure Forms to Public

House committee to hear bill Thursday that would require 16 boards to make financial disclosure statements public.
Should Hawaii Let Public Schools Raise Money for Private Nonprofits?

Should Hawaii Let Public Schools Raise Money for Private Nonprofits?

Senators respond to advisory opinion by carving out exception to Ethics Code.
Lobbyists Would Have to Disclose More Details on Political Spending Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Lobbyists Would Have to Disclose More Details on Political Spending

A Senate committee is advancing legislation to make reports more useful for the public.
Hawaii Lawmakers Disclose Financial Interests Earlier This Session Flickr.com

Hawaii Lawmakers Disclose Financial Interests Earlier This Session

Legislators report income from the food industry, real estate and Apple stocks in time to make a difference.
Hawaii State Ethics Commission