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Immigration in Hawaii

Fun Fact: The Ethnicity of Hawaii Public School Students

The data crunchers at the state’s Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism are at it again. We all know…

One Year Later, Hirono Disappointed Still No Immigration Reform

On the one-year anniversary of the introduction of the U.S. Senate‘s immigration reform bill, Sen. Mazie Hirono…
AG: Hawaii Will Continue Health Benefits to Micronesians

AG: Hawaii Will Continue Health Benefits to Micronesians

Attorney General David Louie said today that the state will continue to provide benefits to Compact of Free Association…
Court: Hawaii Doesn’t Have to Give Micronesians Health Care

Court: Hawaii Doesn’t Have to Give Micronesians Health Care

UPDATED Attorney for the plaintiffs warns of a public health disaster.
Global Horizons Liable For Mistreating Thai Farm Laborers in Hawaii

Global Horizons Liable For Mistreating Thai Farm Laborers in Hawaii

The California company likely will pay millions of dollars to more than 500 victims, some of them still in Hawaii.

Our Fast on Behalf of Immigrant Families Across the Nation

The mainland could learn from Hawaii when it comes to welcoming immigrants.

Drivers License Exams to Be Offered In Multiple Languages

The state Department of Transportation, the City & County of Honolulu and along Maui, Hawaii and Kauai Counties…

Hirono Backs Bill to Help Immigrants With College Financial Aid

Sen. Mazie Hirono is an original co-sponsor of a bill introduced by Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) and U.S.
Chad Blair: Breaking the Silence on Nuclear Testing

Chad Blair: Breaking the Silence on Nuclear Testing

A new book tells the story of a Marshallese woman with Hawaii ties who dared to speak out about radiation.
Immigration in Hawaii