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Neil Abercrombie

As HGEA Invokes ‘Favored Nation’ Clause, Who Got Better Deal?

As HGEA Invokes ‘Favored Nation’ Clause, Who Got Better Deal?

In light of UPW agreement, state's largest union wants to reopen labor talks.
Abercrombie Wants to Build ‘Third City’

Abercrombie Wants to Build ‘Third City’

Hawaii governor envisions an "urban oasis" stretching from Diamond Head to Kalihi.
Abercrombie Relents On Nominees’ Names, But Hasn’t Changed His View

Abercrombie Relents On Nominees’ Names, But Hasn’t Changed His View

Hawaii governor makes clear that he still doesn't think it's a good idea for names of judicial nominees to be public.
Abercrombie: ‘Please Have Faith In Me’

Abercrombie: ‘Please Have Faith In Me’

One year in, Hawaii governor expresses confidence in his ability and direction, but asks for patience.
Swag of Our Governors

Swag of Our Governors

UPDATED Hawaii governors get paintings, model ships, bronze busts, even an expensive scarf.
Off The Beat: Should OIP Be Patting Itself on the Back?

Off The Beat: Should OIP Be Patting Itself on the Back?

Beware when government agency tells you how efficiently it's doing its job.
Live Blog Archive: Hawaii Labor Board Hears Teachers Vs. State

Live Blog Archive: Hawaii Labor Board Hears Teachers Vs. State

The place to turn to learn about what's happened in labor board hearings about Hawaii teachers' complaint against the state.
Judge To Abercrombie: Give Up Nominee Names

Judge To Abercrombie: Give Up Nominee Names

UPDATED Court strikes down governor's secrecy argument.
Blake Oshiro Will Be Gov’s New Deputy Chief Of Staff

Blake Oshiro Will Be Gov’s New Deputy Chief Of Staff

UPDATED The state House Majority Leader will leave his post to help the Hawaii governor push legislative agenda.
Neil Abercrombie