Honolulu Civil Beat partnered with Hawaiian Airlines to bring the public a Civil Cafe panel discussion on the constitutional amendment question “Should Hawaii Use Property Taxes to Fund Schools?” which will appear on the ballot on Nov. 6, 2018 in Hawaii.

Host and Civil Beat’s politics and opinion editor, Chad Blair and panelists weighed the pros and cons, discussing the implications on specific aspects of the proposal.


Stanley Lau, chair of Affordable Hawaii Coalition PAC
Suevon Lee, education reporter at Honolulu Civil Beat
Corey Rosenlee, president of Hawaii State Teacher Association
Tom Yamachika, president of the Tax Foundation of Hawaii
Deborah Zysman, executive director Hawaii Children’s Action Network

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