Hanabusa formally launches campaign for governor


Hawaii News Digest, 09 January 2018, 0415 UTC, Post #16230. Source: http://www.khon2.com/2018/01/08/hanabusa-formally-launches-campaign-for-governor/ Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa has formally begun her campaign for governor of Hawaii.  In announcing her bid for the state's highest elected office, Hanabusa said she would bring vision, leadership, and action to solve … Continue reading Hanabusa formally launches campaign for governor

Hawaii News Digest, Sunday, 07 January 2018


Hawaii News Digest, 08 January 2018, 0315 UTC, Post #16223. Source: http://www.staradvertiser.com/2018/01/07/breaking-news/chin-will-resign-as-ag-to-campaign-for-congress/ Reporter:  Kevin Dayton (Honolulu Star-Advertiser). Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii's political landscape is changing rapidly, now that Hawaii State Attorney General Douglas Chin says he will resign to campaign full-time for urban Honolulu's Congressional Seat.  Both Colleen Hanabusa, … Continue reading Hawaii News Digest, Sunday, 07 January 2018

Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa says she’ll be a more effective governor if elected.


Hawaii News Digest, 01 January 2018, 2000 UTC, Post #16197. Source: http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/37154508/rep-hanabusa-says-shell-be-a-more-effective-governor-if-elected Please click link to listen to the full interview with Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa. Comment: The first signs of a contentious governor's race were  revealed on Friday, 28 December 2017, in an interview with Hawaii Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa during the "Sunrise Interview" program over … Continue reading Congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa says she’ll be a more effective governor if elected.

Kauai mayor to run for lieutenant governor


Hawaii News Digest, 26 October 2017, 1420 UTC, Post #15844. Source: http://khon2.com/2017/10/25/kauai-mayor-to-run-for-lieutenant-governor Accessed on 26 October 2017, 1420 UTC. Please click link to read the full article. Comment: Kauai Mayor Bernard Carvalho says he will run as a Democrat for lieutenant governor in 2018.  Carvalho has served as Kauai mayor since 2008. The current lieutenant … Continue reading Kauai mayor to run for lieutenant governor

Lieutenant Governor will not run for office in 2018


Hawaii News Digest, 24 October 2017, 0526 UTC, Post #15829. Source: http://khon2.com/2017/10/23/lieutenant-governor-will-not-run-for-office-in-2018 Accessed on 24 October 2017, 0526 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Hawaii Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui will not run for public office in 2018.  According to a spokesman, Tsutsui "wants to spend more time with his family, including … Continue reading Lieutenant Governor will not run for office in 2018

Creagan announces senate bid


Hawaii News Digest, 21 September 2017, 1545 UTC, Post #15632. Source: http://www.westhawaiitoday.com/news/local-news/creagan-announces-senate-bid Reporter:  Cameron Miculka (West Hawaii Today). Accessed on 21 September 2017, 1545 UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: South Kona and Ka'u state representative Richard Creagan says he will run for the Hawaii State Senate in 2018.  The announcement … Continue reading Creagan announces senate bid

Hawaii News Digest, Friday, 18 August 2017, Post #15432.


Here are some of the stories making headlines on Hawaii Statehood Day, Friday, 18 August 2017: More than 400 vendors expected at Made in Hawaii Festival. http://www.staradvertiser.com/2017/08/17/tgif/made-in-hawaii-features-4o0-plus-vendors-music-chili-cook-off This year, Made in Hawaii offers more than 400 vendors of food, fashion, and gifts.  The three-day festival is full of entertainment, great food, and cooking lessons from … Continue reading Hawaii News Digest, Friday, 18 August 2017, Post #15432.