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Linda Lingle

Does Lingle Support U.S. Chamber of Commerce?

Does Lingle Support U.S. Chamber of Commerce?

UPDATED Group spends half a million dollars on Hawaii TV blitz, but U.S. Senate hopeful mum on whether she embraces platform.
Who’s Making Big Bucks Working for Hawaii’s U.S. Senate Candidates?

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

Lingle has most staff, Hirono has highest-paid and Case depends on volunteers.
Linda Lingle’s Role Model: Susan Collins of Maine Chad Blair/Civil Beat

Linda Lingle’s Role Model: Susan Collins of Maine

The U.S. Senate hopeful from Hawaii aligns herself with a fellow moderate Republican.
Hawaii Candidates Play Chicken on Disclosing Their Tax Returns

Hawaii Candidates Play Chicken on Disclosing Their Tax Returns

Tax equity a key issue in 2012, but no federal candidate will be first to disclose their tax rate.
Lingle Ads Cost U.S. Chamber Big Bucks

Lingle Ads Cost U.S. Chamber Big Bucks

The Hawaii television blitz is just a taste of things to come this election season.
U.S. Energy Secretary Touts Lasers for Hawaii Geothermal Development

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

Obama administration says it's committed to driving down Hawaii energy costs.
Lingle: Ed Board Promised No Furloughs on School Days Courtesy

Lingle: Ed Board Promised No Furloughs on School Days

Former governor and current candidate for U.S. Senate seat says she regrets trusting the board.
Why the Emphasis on Local Financial Support in U.S. Senate Race? Flickr

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

Former Gov. Lingle's claim of more local financial support than Akaka or Inouye opens window on campaign funding.
At Least 55% of Individual Donations to Lingle Came From Outside Hawaii Chad Blair/Civil Beat

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

But GOP U.S. Senate candidate gets support from big donors in state.
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