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Mufi Hannemann

The Story of Mufi Hannemann and Tulsi Gabbard

An unknown and under-defined candidate vs. an overly defined veteran.
Gabbard’s Six Unions Didn’t Go for Mufi Last Time, Either

Gabbard’s Six Unions Didn’t Go for Mufi Last Time, Either

On day Hannemann throws hat in the ring, Tulsi unveils labor support.
A Kinder, Gentler Mufi Hannemann?

A Kinder, Gentler Mufi Hannemann?

Former Honolulu mayor says he's going to run a different kind of campaign for 2nd Congressional District.
Mufi Hannemann Running for Congress

Mufi Hannemann Running for Congress

Former Honolulu mayor seeks Democratic nomination for 2nd Congressional District.
Capitol Watch: June 17

Capitol Watch: June 17

UPDATED 4:07 p.m. Slom to address Kona Tea Party; poi-pounding bill now law; and Hirono amendment in bill she ended up voting against.
The Many Tweets of Mufi

The Many Tweets of Mufi

He's out of office, but former mayor and likely future candidate still has more followers than Sarah Palin.
Akaka Retirement Triggers Political Free-For-All

Akaka Retirement Triggers Political Free-For-All

A U.S. Senate seat in Hawaii opens but once in a generation. Civil Beat handicaps the 2012 race.
Rail Groundbreaking: Phony or For Real?

Rail Groundbreaking: Phony or For Real?

Honolulu officials to celebrate a rail groundbreaking, critics call the ceremonial event a "fake." Who's right?
Capitol Watch: Feb. 7 Flickr

Capitol Watch: Feb. 7

UPDATED 7:45 pm. 'Death with dignity' killed; Inouye tweets about earmarks; Djou v. Akaka; and slots and poker bill moves along.
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