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Judaism In Hawaii Politics

Judaism In Hawaii Politics

A newspaper in Israel writes about the surprising number of Jewish politicians in the islands.
David Ige Vetoes Far Fewer Bills Than His Predecessors Civil Beat/Jaelynn Grisso

David Ige Vetoes Far Fewer Bills Than His Predecessors

Hawaii's governor has vetoed 16 bills from the first two legislative sessions of his term. Former Gov. Linda Lingle has him beat – by a lot.
Hanabusa To Run For Takai’s Seat In Congress? PF Bentley/Civil Beat

Hanabusa To Run For Takai’s Seat In Congress?

The Democrat and former congresswoman likely would scare off many potential challengers for the seat she won twice before Takai.
Hawaii Republicans Unite Behind Donald Trump, But Not Unanimously Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Hawaii Republicans Unite Behind Donald Trump, But Not Unanimously

House Minority Leader Beth Fukumoto Chang is shouted down at the party’s convention for not embracing the presidential candidate.

Former Hawaii Gov Linda Lingle Settles Into New Role Linda Lingle portrait

Former Hawaii Gov Linda Lingle Settles Into New Role

Lingle works for Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner as his chief operating officer, helping make sure state agencies run smoothly.
Hawaii U.S. Senate: Hirono Trounces Lingle Anita Hofschneider/Civil Beat

Hawaii U.S. Senate: Hirono Trounces Lingle

The Democrat is Hawaii's first female senator and the first Asian-American woman elected to U.S. Senate.
Civil Beat Poll – Hirono’s Double-Digit Lead Over Lingle Holding

Civil Beat Poll – Hirono’s Double-Digit Lead Over Lingle Holding

Democrat maintains 15-point edge in Hawaii's U.S. Senate race.

Lingle’s Record Does Speak For Itself

"You know me" Senate commercials present former Hawaii governor as what she is not.
Case Loaned Campaign $50K In Final Days

Case Loaned Campaign $50K In Final Days

Money used to refund contributions for general election run that never happened.
Lingle and Hirono, On The Attack

Lingle and Hirono, On The Attack

UPDATED Hawaii's U.S. Senate race seems like one negative charge after another.
Lingle, Hirono: We Play Well With Others, Just Not Each Other

Lingle, Hirono: We Play Well With Others, Just Not Each Other

Hawaii's U.S. Senate candidates take more swipes in Civil Beat-KITV debate.
Hawaii Campaigning In The 21st Century

Hawaii Campaigning In The 21st Century

New technology gives every voter a personalized pitch.

July 2016

Friday, July 22

Judaism In Hawaii Politics

Tuesday, July 12

David Ige Vetoes Far Fewer Bills Than His Predecessors

May 2016

Tuesday, May 24

Hanabusa To Run For Takai’s Seat In Congress?

Saturday, May 21

Hawaii Republicans Unite Behind Donald Trump, But Not Unanimously

August 2015

Monday, August 24

Former Hawaii Gov Linda Lingle Settles Into New Role

November 2012

Monday, November 5

Hawaii U.S. Senate: Hirono Trounces Lingle

October 2012

Monday, October 29

Civil Beat Poll – Hirono’s Double-Digit Lead Over Lingle Holding

Wednesday, October 24

Lingle’s Record Does Speak For Itself

Case Loaned Campaign $50K In Final Days

Friday, October 19

Lingle and Hirono, On The Attack

Wednesday, October 17

Lingle, Hirono: We Play Well With Others, Just Not Each Other

Friday, October 5

Hawaii Campaigning In The 21st Century

September 2012

Sunday, September 30

Civil Beat Poll – Hirono Up Big On Lingle

Thursday, September 27

Inouye Wants Active Role In Hirono Campaign

Monday, September 17

Hirono: Lingle TV Spot Misleads Voters

Lingle: Hirono ‘Flip Flops’ On Budget Cuts

Tuesday, September 11

Hirono: Paul Ryan Passed Only Two Bills In Congress

Friday, September 7

U.S. Senate Foes Reveal Tactics, Debate Facts

August 2012

Tuesday, August 28

Pacific Islands Lose an Advocate in Akaka

Saturday, August 18

Political Analysts Say Make Way for Sen. Hirono

Tuesday, August 14

Hirono: ‘Strongly Supported’ Budget Control Act

Monday, August 13

Lingle: Hirono Missed 127 Votes In Congress This Year

Sunday, August 12

Where The Hawaii Senate Race Goes From Here

Thursday, August 9

Hirono Trounces Case, Sets Sights On Lingle

July 2012

Tuesday, July 31

Hirono: I Stood Up Against Democrats to Restore Native Hawaiian Funding

Monday, July 30

Hirono and Lingle Already Focusing on Each Other

Tuesday, July 24

Hawaii Candidates Banking on ‘Like’-Ability

Monday, July 23

Linda Lingle: U.S. Chamber Made?

Friday, July 13

Linda Lingle Answers U.S. Senate Candidate Survey

Thursday, July 12

Three Versions of One Reaction: A Study in Political Messaging

Monday, July 2

Is Mazie Hirono Getting Nervous?

Sunday, July 1

The Misguided and Harmful Myth of Bi-Partisanship

June 2012

Saturday, June 16

National Political Analysts Predict Hirono Will Win Hawaii Senate Race

Friday, June 15

Lingle: My Channel Is First of its Kind in U.S. History

Monday, June 11

Civil Beat Poll – Case, Hirono Tied In Hawaii U.S. Senate Race

Sunday, June 10

Mazie Hirono: Notes from the Campaign Trail

May 2012

Thursday, May 17

Does Lingle Support U.S. Chamber of Commerce?

Wednesday, May 16

Who’s Making Big Bucks Working for Hawaii’s U.S. Senate Candidates?

April 2012

Thursday, April 12

Linda Lingle’s Role Model: Susan Collins of Maine

March 2012

Thursday, March 8

Hawaii Candidates Play Chicken on Disclosing Their Tax Returns

Lingle Ads Cost U.S. Chamber Big Bucks

February 2012

Wednesday, February 29

U.S. Energy Secretary Touts Lasers for Hawaii Geothermal Development

Monday, February 13

Lingle: Ed Board Promised No Furloughs on School Days

Monday, February 6

Why the Emphasis on Local Financial Support in U.S. Senate Race?

Sunday, February 5

At Least 55% of Individual Donations to Lingle Came From Outside Hawaii

January 2012

Tuesday, January 31

Lingle Campaign Spends Big Money on Consultants, Travel

Lingle Rakes in Cash From Mainland PACs

Monday, January 30

Lingle: Federal Debt Exceeds GDP For First Time

Thursday, January 26

Lingle, Flush With Cash And On Message

December 2011

Wednesday, December 28

Big Changes in Store for Hawaii’s Congressional Delegation

Friday, December 9

Gloves Come Off As Hawaii Senate Race Gets Going

Tuesday, December 6

How Hawaii U.S. Senate Candidates Would Save $1.2 Trillion

Friday, December 2

Abercrombie’s Wrong, Lingle Isn’t to Blame

November 2011

Monday, November 21

Swag of Our Governors

Wednesday, November 2

Hawaii Gov’s Security Costs Taxpayers $1.2M

October 2011

Sunday, October 30

Was Lingle ‘False’ When She Said ‘Nothing Was Done Wrong with Superferry’?

Tuesday, October 25

Is Medicare A Chink In Lingle’s Political Armor?

Saturday, October 22

Lingle: ‘Nothing Was Done Wrong with Superferry’

Wednesday, October 19

Lingle’s Official Website As Hawaii Gov Hard To Find

When Mazie Met Linda … and Ed

Tuesday, October 18

Could Lingle Do What Akaka Couldn’t?

Friday, October 14

Capitol Watch: Oct. 14

Thursday, October 13

Capitol Watch: Oct. 13

Wednesday, October 12

Capitol Watch: Oct. 12

Tuesday, October 11

Observations on Lingle’s U.S. Senate Candidacy From An Almost-Candidate

Slick Rollout For Lingle’s Senate Campaign

Lingle Makes Hawaii Senate Race a Must-Watch

It’s Official: Lingle Running for U.S. Senate

September 2011

Wednesday, September 21

GOP Hierarchy Demands Kaauwai’s Resignation

Tuesday, September 20

Lingle Predicts More Women Leaders

Sunday, September 18

Capitol Watch: Sept. 19

August 2011

Friday, August 5

Lingle, Women and Leadership

July 2011

Saturday, July 30

Lingle: D.C. Dysfunction ‘Encourages’ Senate Run

Sunday, July 17

Capitol Watch: July 18

May 2011

Monday, May 23

Capitol Watch: May 24

Thursday, May 19

Word’s Out: Hirono To Run For U.S. Senate

Monday, May 16

If She Runs, Lingle Wants ‘Strategy for Victory’

Sunday, May 15

Hawaii GOP: Show Us the Money

April 2011

Saturday, April 16

Lingle Appointees: Who Donated What?

Friday, April 15

My Candidate, My Boss: The Prequel

Thursday, April 7

Hawaii Appeals Court Rejects Obama Birther Suit

March 2011

Thursday, March 3

Akaka Retirement Triggers Political Free-For-All

December 2010

Wednesday, December 22

Capitol Watch: Dec. 23

Monday, December 6

Lingle: Welfare Rolls Decreased 40 Percent Under My Watch

Friday, December 3

Lingle Rail Consultant: ‘Bus Is Good. Rail Is Bad.’

November 2010

Tuesday, November 30

Abercrombie Inherits Pile of Lawsuits

Monday, November 29

Capitol Watch: Nov. 29

Tuesday, November 23

Capitol Watch: Nov. 23

Portrait of a Governor

Tuesday, November 9

Capitol Watch: Nov. 9, 2010

Saturday, November 6

Gov Watch: Nov. 8, 2010

October 2010

Friday, October 29

Where’s Lingle?

Saturday, October 16

Long Time No See: Governor Drops By Honolulu Hale

Saturday, October 2

Lingle to OIP: Judge Hopefuls Have Privacy Too

September 2010

Thursday, September 30

Lingle: Abercrombie Too Old and Set in His Ways

Saturday, September 11

OIP to Lingle: Why Are Judge Applications Secret?

August 2010

Wednesday, August 25

Fifth Floor Diplomacy From Duke, Mufi ‘n’ Neil

Tuesday, August 24

Notes Between Lingle, Judge Selectors Stay Secret

Friday, August 6

State Senate Shoots Down Leonard Nomination

Tuesday, August 3

Hawaii Bar Association’s Secrecy Under Fire

July 2010

Monday, July 12

Hawaii Links for Monday, July 12

Wednesday, July 7

National Pundits Pile On Civil Unions Debate

Hawaii Reacts to Civil Unions Veto

Lingle Dodges Civil Unions Issue

Lingle Vetoes 32 Bills on Final Day

Civil Union Proponents Promise Lawsuit

Tuesday, July 6

Lingle Invites Justice Levinson to HB 444 Decision

Friday, July 2

The Civil Unions Decision: What’s At Stake

June 2010

Wednesday, June 30

Where’s the Beef? No Reason to Oppose Civil Unions

Monday, June 28

Hawaii Links for Monday, June 28

May 2010

Wednesday, May 26

UPDATE: How They Ended Furlough Fridays With No Compromise

UPDATE: Gov. Lingle: Furlough Fridays Are Over

Tuesday, May 25

UPDATE: Gov. Lingle To Speak On Attempts To End Furlough Fridays

Saturday, May 22

Frozen Investments Could Have Helped Solve State Budget Crisis

Thursday, May 20

Study: Civil Unions Could Bring Millions To State

Tuesday, May 18

UPDATE: The Hawaii GOP Platform On Civil Unions

UPDATE: Abercrombie Opens Second Big Isle Campaign Office

Thursday, May 6

Feds: Union Wrong, Teachers Can Work Legally For Free

April 2010

Tuesday, April 27

Teachers Can’t Legally Work on Furlough Days, Union Says

Monday, April 26

Lingle Asks Teachers to Return to Work Without Pay

Linda Lingle