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John Radcliffe — Prophet or Pariah?

John Radcliffe — Prophet or Pariah?

Hawaii lobbyist persists despite 12 years with no luck.
Abercrombie: Hawaii Has ‘Turned Corner’

Abercrombie: Hawaii Has ‘Turned Corner’

UPDATED Governor calls for continued "fiscal discipline," focus on education, energy, construction and technology.
The Text of Neil Abercrombie’s 2012 State of the State Speech

The Text of Neil Abercrombie’s 2012 State of the State Speech

“Investing Now for Hawai'i’s Future,” is the title Hawaii's governor chose for his annual address.
PHOTOS — 2012 Hawaii Legislature Opening Day

PHOTOS — 2012 Hawaii Legislature Opening Day

Austerity leads to simpler opening session than in years past.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 16-22

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 16-22

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Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 9-15

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 9-15

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Be A Force For Good

'Grow local' bill's quiet death last session was a reminder of the power and influence of big-money in our Legislature.
Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 2-8

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Jan. 2-8

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Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

Capitol Watch — Hawaii Politics and Government — Dec. 26-Jan. 1

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Hawaii State Government