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Saturday, January 31, 2015
January 31, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Forbes: Hawaii Deal Allows NextEra to Build Big Cable Without Federal Regulation
  2. Slom to Feds: Investigate Criminal Hawaii Health Connector
  3. Okino, Djou: End the State Skim on Rail Funds
  4. Hawaiian Electric Launches Online Tracker for Solar, Wind Approvals
  5. Former charity director indicted for theft
  6. 340 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
  7. HSTA Cashes in, Demands Contract Reopener After Electing Ige Governor
  8. Rape Hype: California-based Shake Down Operation Targets UH-Manoa Admissions
  9. HB576: Hawaii Lawmakers Consider Request for Obamacare Exemption
  10. Close Half of Hawaii Health Systems Corp. Hospitals?  Not Enough to Balance Budget
  11. Trying to Create Excuses for tax Hike, Council members heading to DC as rail costs escalate
  12. Kauai GMO Panel Infested with Anti-GMO Whackjobs
  13. "The people of Puna wanted Scott Nago fired"
  14. Grandmother testifies in trial against prosecutor
  15. Former officer acquitted of assault charge
  16. Level 1--Severe Breach of Contract: NCAA delivers ‘notice of violations’ to University of Hawaii
  17. Sun Edison, First Wind close $2.4 billion deal--Plan 100s of Acres of Solar Farms
  18. Shield law for media should be reinstated
  19. Bill Would Force landlords to Accept Section 8 Tenants
  20. American Samoa: Food shortages after US port dispute
  21. Senate passes Keystone XL bill without McCain's Jones Act amendment
  22. Gov Tech Sums up Ige Tech Agenda

Friday, January 30, 2015
January 30, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. NextEra, HECO Formally Request PUC Approval of Merger
  2. Clayton Hee's Wife Quits Cush Job at UH, Leaves State
  3. 2014: Record Visitors, Record Expenditures
  4. OHA sets community meetings on Kaka‘ako Makai Master Plan
  5. Shakedown: Politicians Demand NextEra Contribute to Democrats Only, NextEra Agrees
  6. At Least $1.25B Has Been Spent on Rail So Far, But Where Has All the Money Gone?
  7. Resolution calls for removal of U.S. bus funds from rail money plan
  8. Bait and Switch: HART Approves Another $4.4M in Cost Overruns
  9. Chances high Legislature will sidetrack rail issue
  10. Audit: Health Connector Funneled $21.9M to 'Mansha Consulting' Without Board Oversight
  11. Legislature to debate issuing bonds for Hawaii Health Connector
  12. SB795: HHSC -- Adapt or be Left Behind
  13. DoE Demands $13M Due to Failure of Corrupt Solar Contract
  14. HB326: Calvin Say Pushes State-Run Bank for Subprime Lending
  15. Youth Suicide and Anti-Bullying Programs
  16. HB92 Gambling at Any 'International Terminal'
  17. Keep Hawaii’s Heroes to hold community meetings
  18. Mentally Ill Mainland Homeless Invades Home, Stabs Kailua Woman
  19. Doctor Shortage to Lead to More Urgent Care Canters
  20. Hawaii solar groups want HECO's new rooftop solar plan to be rejected
  21. Members Selected for Kauai GMO Study Group 
  22. Kona police sergeant charged with domestic abuse
  23. Trash workers’ payment system racks up major overtime
  24. Darwin Laughs as Gay Gene Theory Peddled (again)

Thursday, January 29, 2015
January 29, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Procurement Violations: Feds May Demand Hawaii Health Connector Repay Grant
  2. Legislative Ambulance Chasers Dig In To Taxpayers' Deep Pockets
  3. Repealing the Jones Act: Good for Energy, Great for America
  4. DLNR Report Shows Major Increase in Aquarium Fish Populations
  5. Developer to Head DLNR? Ige's Dumb Move
  6. The Jones Act Risks Lives (again)
  7. Chief Justice Delivers State of the Judiciary Address
  8. House GOP: "Keep Hawaii's Heroes"
  9. HB416: Retail Wheeling to Cut Electric Bills
  10. Hawaii Ranks 50th in Payroll from Sole Proprietors, S-Corps, LLCs
  11. Report: Hawaii Last Place for American Dream
  12. Only Rep Kaniela Ing Supports Cutting Troop Levels in Hawaii
  13. Wahiawa Community Speaks out on Military Cuts
  14. Panos: No Point Fighting Rail, Focus on Traffic
  15. Maui Memorial Medical Center Faces Public/Private Partnership Or Bust
  16. Dope Doctor: I Don't Want to See my 'Patients'
  17. NextEra: Jury Out on Big Cable--15 Years to Lower Rates 20%
  18. Council's widened sit-lie ban sent to the mayor for signing
  19. Kauai Court Releases Mental Patient, 2 Dead, Three Wounded
  20. Pineapple lands could be traded for OCCC prison site
  21. City of Honolulu Hiring Practices: Not Everyone Gets a Fair Shot
  22. Climate of Corruption in Hawaii Prisons
  23. HPD officer’s sex assault case dropped
  24. CSC Proposes Two Bills
  25. Ka Leo: Obama's Community college proposal shortsighted
  26. Bill would create UH Athletics Board of Governors
  27. Temp Injunction in UPW lawsuit over trash collection
  28. After 18 Years, Hawaii Co Division Chief Finally Going to Lose $1 million/year Side-Business
  29. Jones Act Strangles Puerto Rico
  30. ExxonMobil Against Jones Act
  31. McCain Helps Guam on Military Buildup, Jones Act
  32. Mazie Hirono Co-sponsors Rand Paul 'Audit the Fed' Bill

Wednesday, January 28, 2015
January, 2015 Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
HB416: Retail Wheeling to Cut Electric Bills
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
January 28, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. LNG for Hawaii? Russian Oil Money Funds Sierra Club anti-Fracking Campaign
  2. Thanks to Obamacare, ILWU Contract Maybe Short-Lived
  3. 300 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
  4. City to hold second Airport Area TOD community meeting
  5. Inequality State: Top 1% Grab 71% of Income Growth
  6. Tax Foundation: Hawaii Failing Small Businesses on Depreciation
  7. 'Red Hot Construction Market' is Old Excuse Mufi Used
  8. Bleak Prospects for HHSC With Ige's Disappointing, Wishy-Washy Leadership
  9. Schofield, Shafter, Wheeler?  State Has Not Made Good Use of Barbers Point
  10. Star-Adv: Support DoE Laptops for Students
  11. Sierra Club: Land Use Commission an agency that has worked
  12. Rep Lee: NextEra Must Limit Political Contributions (LOL!)
  13. Iwase: NextEra Must Follow State Policy
  14. Test: HECO Can Boost Rooftop Solar 1000%
  15. Kealoha Reverse Mortgage was Just a Ripoff
  16. Lawsuits: Prison Guards Sex Assault, Medical Failure Costs taxpayers $1.4M
  17. OIP Under DAGS Control?
  18. Hawaii Rents Up More Than 10 Percent Since 2012
  19. Bills Seek to Ban Ivory
  20. Bills could impact PGV drilling
  21. Obamacare Funds Behind Push for Pono Choices
  22. Who Can Afford to Retire in the Islands?
  23. Surgeon general: ‘Desperate need of clarity’ on e-cigarettes
  24. Gays: Hawaii GOP Must Bow to Gay Agenda

Tuesday, January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. State of the State Fails To Endorse Robust Economic Reform
  2. Full Text: State of the State Address
  3. Rail Fail: Hawaii Ranks 49th--Lost 4.5% of Construction Jobs in Last 12 mos
  4. Duke Aiona's 808 State Update
  5. Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted January 26, 2015
  6. Electric Co-op for Big Island?
  7. Pat Saiki Reports on Republican National Committee Meeting
  8. $100M Penalty? Federal Court Again Finds Maui County in Violation of Clean Water Act
  9. Hawaii 'Deep Ecology' Activist Joins White Supremacists
  10. Caldwell Still Can't Keep His Rail Tax Lies Straight
  11. City Blew Chance for GE Tax Hike in 2009
  12. Dreaming of 0.5%, Maui mayor contemplates rail, envisions more Disneyland than Honolulu
  13. No Mention of Tax Hikes in Ige Speech
  14. Star-Adv: Ige’s goals show caution to a fault
  15. SB795: Ige’s comments perceived as letting legislators take the lead on hospitals
  16. Ige stands by DLNR chair nomination despite strong opposition
  17. NextEra Merger: Is Ige Asking Iwase to Violate Law?
  18. Ige Appoints Kim to Be Special Adviser to the Governor
  19. Hawaii Lawmakers Intent on Making Police More Accountable
  20. SB715: Orders 100% 'Renewable' Energy
  21. Pro-Life Rally at Hawaii Capitol
  22. Nursing Grievances is Bad for your Health
  23. Judge Orders City to Pay $750K to Victims of Mufi Hannemann
  24. What ever happened to the “Wonder Blunder” criminal charges?
  25. Smoke: Anti-GMO Activists Aim for Ban on Imu Cooking
  26. Gabbard: No Electric Stall?  Fine $20,000
  27. UH Billed $500 After B-Ball Players Smoke Weed in Non-Smoking Hotel Rooms

Monday, January 26, 2015
January 26, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. HB92: Terminal Patients 'Right to Try' Legislation Introduced in Hawaii
  2. Is $5 a Gallon Gas on Its Way? This Expert Thinks So
  3. Extending the GET for rail shouldn't even be an option
  4. Ige State of the State Address Today
  5. Hospitals Will Suffer because Health Connector Fails to Sign Up Micronesians
  6. Star-Adv Admits Obamacare Driving Shortage of MDs
  7. McCain's Jones Act Reform Effort 'Dead for Now'
  8. Lower Oil Prices Mean Kauai Electric Co-op Savings
  9. DoE Uses Laptops as Excuse to Scrounge for $30.8M More
  10. Hoopili, DR Horton Pay Civil Beat to Write Article Promoting Mobile Home Parks
  11. Kunia Farm Lots Await Historic Preservation Plans
  12. Hanabusa to Moderate UH Wymyns Studies Panel on the Joy of Abortion
  13. Maui Republican caucus meetings Saturday

Sunday, January 25, 2015
January 25, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. OHA Hides Secret Budget from Legislators: $2.3M for 'Consortium' to Push Fake Indian Tribe
  2. Protest Rail Tax Hike Monday Jan 26
  3. 286 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
  4. Revised Central Oahu Plan available for review and comment
  5. Chamber of Commerce Hawaii: State of the Economy Presentation
  6. How Progressive Is Our System?
  7. Tax Hike Hype: Caldwell Can't Back up His Rail Debt Figures
  8. Ige quietly plods away as Caldwell slams panic button
  9. Will there really be any cross-examination of the Ige administration?
  10. Star-Adv: State 'skim' of rail tax must stop
  11. Kauai Councilmembers Not on Board with GE Tax Hike
  12. On the Agenda This Week at the legislature
  13. Environmentalists Criticize Hawaii Gov. Ige’s Land Board Nominee
  14. Kauai County Must Cut Programs to Pay for Union Contracts
  15. Kato: Saiki Bill Worse than No Journalist 'shield law'
  16. Hawaiian Electric and HawaiiGas jockey for position to become the state's principal supplier of liquified natural gas
  17. Bisexual Child Molester Cries 'Discrimination', Bullies DHS into Giving Him More Boys to Rape
  18. Michigan Organizes to Expel 'Dirtbag' Mitch Kahle
  19. Regents Fill Another $230K Plus Tenure Administrative Position

Saturday, January 24, 2015
January 24, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Ige Nominates Developer Carlton Ching to Chair DLNR--Petition Calls for Senate to Reject
  2. CNHA Hijacks Civic Clubs to Push for Fake Indian Tribe
  3. Indian Eco-Goddess Vandana Shiva, charging $40,000 a speech, takes anti-GMO crusade to Hawaii
  4. VIDEO: House Resolution Opposes Army Force Reduction
  5. Rep Thielen: HB1, 2, 3 Take Aim at NextEra Merger
  6. DLNR Imposes 3% Gross Receipts Fee on Ocean Recreation Vendors
  7. Bridge Aina Lea: 9th Circuit Affirms State Supreme Court Ruling (sort of)
  8. Hawaii Union Membership Slips to 21.8% -- 3rd in USA
  9. UHM Chancellor: We Administrators Have Got it Tough, Just like Teddy Roosevelt's Rough Riders
  10. $40M Japanese Wedding Chapel to be Built in Ala Moana Park
  11. Lingle Heads to Illinois for 4 Years to Fix Democrat mess even Worse than Hawaii
  12. Keep the Voters Doped Up: Nearly Half of Hawaii House Backs Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
  13. Real Estate Tax Hike to be Passed on to Renters, Consumers
  14. Chun Oakland: $15M for Micro-Units, Shipping Containers 
  15. House Majority Leader Looks to Revive Shield Law in Hawaii
  16. Bill would give mayors power to fire police chief
  17. Slot machines proposed at Honolulu International Airport
  18. Birth Certificates: Rep Chris Lee, Tranny Teacher Push for Gender to be Matter of Opinion
  19. Seeking Bogus Rape Complaints, UH Administrators to Regulate Student Sex
  20. UH Admits Sex Rules Designed to Make University Look Good to Feds
  21. DLNR Commercial Activity Regs Already Failing
  22. Hawaii Court Forces HHSC to Hire Meth Dealer
  23. Soft on Crime: Murder suspect found unfit
  24. Kenoi pulls plug on incinerator plan
  25. Omidyar Network Pairs Grants With Investments To Make Money
  26. Obama Busted Selling Health Info to Spammers

Friday, January 23, 2015
January 23, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. VIDEO: McCain Rips Matson's Overpriced Ships on Senate Floor
  2. Mainland Homosexuals Plan to Use Anti-Bullying Campaign to Penetrate Hawaii Schools
  3. Troop Reductions? Army to hold community listening sessions Jan. 27, 28
  4. New Illinois Governor Appoints Linda Lingle as COO
  5. AARP Hawaii Supports Caregiver Bill
  6. VIDEO: Tulsi Gabbard on Fox News, Slams Obama Refusal to Identify Enemy as Islamic Extremism
  7. Improve Health Care Competition by Repealing State Laws
  8. Affordable Housing and Car Sharing on Council Agenda
  9. Up to $1.2 Billion Electricity Savings for Hawaii After Oil Prices Plummet
  10. Ethics probe could render rail votes Null and Void
  11. Fraudsters Happy: Senators to Push Mandatory Vote by Mail System
  12. Usual Democrat Hacks Thrilled by Lingle's Move
  13. Study shows UH brings in bucks to local economy
  14. Big Island's physician shortage worsened in 2014
  15. Some prison guards earning more than double their salaries in OT
  16. $144M DHS Kolea Medicaid Eligibility Software problems demand scrutiny
  17. Management Claims Progress on Clearing Backlog at Ports 
  18. Saiki: Little Support for Marijuana Decriminalization
  19. 18 Pimps Presented to Prosecutors in Four Years
  20. Pro Life Rally on Kauai
  21. Maui Police Report Details 5 Suspensions in December

Thursday, January 22, 2015
January 22, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Prince Kuhio’s Fight to Americanize Hawaii
  2. VIDEO: Unsettling Moment During Senator Slom’s Minority Speech
  3. Hawaii Shippers Council Discusses Port Slowdown, Jones Act Reform on Guam Radio
  4. Opening Day: Speaker Souki Calls on House to Tackle Unfinished Business
  5. 2015 Senate Majority Legislative Program
  6. Survey: Hawaii Millionaire Lead Slipping
  7. Honolulu Bed Bugs Crawl Up to 42nd Place
  8. Hawaiians Don't Trust OHA to Re-Start Native Hawaiian Convention
  9. Creating Fake Crisis to Push Real Tax Hike, Caldwell Drops Fake Bus Funds Raid, Moves on to Fake Road Building Funds Raid
  10. Hawaii Senate 'Will Consider' Calls for 12.5% Hike in GE Tax -- Statewide
  11. Kim to Counties: You Crack Down on TVRs, We Will Abolish LUC, Give You More TAT
  12. Six-year plan shows spending is greater than revenues
  13. Departments Request 1,000 New Positions Since Dec 1
  14. The Army in Hawaii: Fight to Save It, Prepare to Lose It
  15. Souki, Ige: Lets Keep the Public Drugged so they don't Notice
  16. Chief's Wife Made Early Payment on Mercedes Because She Was Trading it in for Maserati
  17. Guam Governor Backs Jones Act Reform
  18. Hawaii short 890 doctors
  19. Usual Suspects Hype Pesticides, GMOs
  20. Monsanto wants to build sustainable agriculture in Hawaii
  21. Kenoi's Retaliation: Incinerator foe loses county contract
  22. Rep. Gabbard Cites Obama's Failure to Say 'Islamic Extremism'
  23. Shop owners say bike lane is cutting into sales
  24. Maui: Homeless Shelters Used as Affordable Housing

Wednesday, January 21, 2015
January 21, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. MIT: KIUC Buys Batteries from Company Behind Kahuku Windfarm Fire and Surprisingly it is a Disaster
  2. Accountability for Big Infrastructure Projects?
  3. 263 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
  4. Anti-GMO Activists Stack Hearing: Why Bad Lawmaking Reigns in Hawaii Politics
  5. Vaccination Refusal: Study Documents Rise of Ignorance in 'Progressive' Communities
  6. Full Text: State of the Union Address
  7. Full Text of Joni Ernst’s Republican Response to 2015 State of the Union
  8. CNHA, Civic Clubs Team up to Lead Push for Fake Indian Tribe
  9. US Senate Votes Unanimously to Recognize January 25-31 as National School Choice Week
  10. Testimony: Felon Gives $70K Cash to Police Chief's Wife in Brown Paper Bag
  11. Ige: I want to see Kakaako Redevelopment Continue
  12. Rail: Four Counties Plan GE Tax Hike Testimony for Big Day at Ways and Means
  13. HART Claims it was Banking on Bus Fund Raid, Rail Deficit Now $910M
  14. DoE: Corrupt Solar Contract is a Big Disappointment
  15. Takai Appointed to Natural Resources Ctte, No Mention of Akaka Bill
  16. Ige's DLIR Pick Withdrawn as Unconstitutional
  17. Hawaii Police Killed At Least 36 People in 20 Years
  18. HHSC Reform Tops West Hawaii Lawmakers' Agenda
  19. Legislators want power to sway HECO decision
  20. Puna Reps Target Office of Elections after Nago's Latest Disaster
  21. Maui News: Hospitals Must be Protected from Liability in Home Care Training
  22. Bills to watch: Creating retail dispensaries for medical marijuana in Hawaii
  23. New Sex Trafficking Legislation for 2015
  24. Buffer Zone Bill for Pesticides?
  25. Hoopili, DR Horton Plant Article in Civil Beat
  26. Punatic Screams for 45 Minutes Straight at Public Meeting
  27. Kauai: Uncertified Judge Hears Cases for a Week before Anybody Notices
  28. 27% of Oahu Restaurants Get Yellow Placard--DOH Inspections Slowed by Incompetent Tech Vendor
  29. UH Manoa Energy Efficiency Saves Campus $3.4M/year
  30. Honolulu JPAC whistleblower suit headed to trial
  31. Tulsi Gabbard only Member of Hawaii Delegation to Join 'No Labels' Campaign at SOTU

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
January 20, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. McCain challenges Jones Act build and ownership requirements
  2. Duke Aiona Appointed Executive Director of Hawaii Family Advocates
  3. Republican Statewide Caucuses to Elect Leaders
  4. Kelii Akina Interviews Danny Kaleikini, Ambassador of Aloha
  5. Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted January 20, 2015
  6. Smoking is a Million Dollar Habit--and Hawaii is More Expensive than Most
  7. Parker Ranch sells rights to NextEra to Build Giant Windfarm
  8. Representative Mele Carroll to resign from State House
  9. HECO Plan Rewards Solar Contractors, Cuts Payments to Solar Consumers
  10. Hawaii Doctor shortage grows 20% in One Year thanks to Obamacare, EMRs
  11. Nishihara to Push GE Tax Hike for Rail
  12. Souki: Council and Mayor Must Both Ask Legislature for Tax Hike
  13. Saiki: We Expect Unions' Cooperation on HHSC Reform 
  14. Mufi: Time to act now on what is right for Maui Memorial Medical Center
  15. Hawaii Gov. David Ige wants ratepayers to benefit from $4.3B NextEra-HECO deal
  16. Ige Admin Talks up NextEra, Windfarms and Big Cable
  17. HECO plans to reduce customer solar credits
  18. LNG Will Save Ratepayers $111M/year
  19. Anti-Pesticide Hype Set to Open Legislature
  20. Sledgehammer Tom Brower says 'Don't worry about bad publicity' from Homeless' Attack on Golfer
  21. Trial starts for HPD chief's wife family squabble
  22. UH in limbo as it waits to hear from NCAA
  23. Star-Adv Runs Old-News Hit Piece on Sam Slom
  24. First Wind's assets in Hawai`i to be Sold
  25. Canada's role in building world's largest telescope in jeopardy
  26. Usual Suspects Again Challenge Renewal of TV Licenses
  27. A Look at Civil Forfeiture in Hawaii
  28. Honolulu Liquor commission email controversy
  29. 'Everybody who's got an issue' Joins MLK Day Parade

Monday, January 19, 2015
January 19, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. 1959: Martin Luther King Jr Salutes Hawaii Statehood
  2. OHA Introduces Legislative Package
  3. 254 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
  4. Hawaii Escrow Companies: Federal 'Kickback' Rules Mean Realtors must do the Paperwork
  5. Could SCOTUS ruling on same-sex marriage be a chance for Hawaii opponents?
  6. Hawaii Kolea Medicaid Eligibility System $144M for Years of Failure
  7. Star-Adv: GE Tax, HHSC top Legislative Agenda for 2015
  8. Rep Tokioka: Some Believe Kauai Should Close Hospital
  9. Maui Council: Dope Up the People, Loosen Sunshine Law Requirements
  10. Calvin Say’s seat still in play—challengers ask for House review
  11. Back to class for Hawaii's blended Home-schools
  12. Black Eye for Hawaii: Pro Golfer Robbed by Two Homeless Dudes
  13. IHS: Mainland people looking to be homeless in Hawaii
  14. Friends, patients, colleagues turn out in support of embattled doctor
  15. Industry warns of crippling impact of work stoppage at US ports
  16. Hawaii One of 11 States With no Judicial Elections

 

Sunday, January 18, 2015
January 18, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. OHA Chair Lindsey: Rescind CEO’s Authority, Let Staff Know Who is Boss
  2. Senator McCain’s Jones Act Amendment: Good for America
  3. New Medicaid Enrollees: Many Need Addiction Treatment
  4. The Ten Percent Solution
  5. Spending cuts take priority in Desperate Drive to Fund Union Contracts
  6. Ige Budget: No Increases for State Programs
  7. Caldwell Hopes You Don't Notice 12.5% Tax Hike
  8. Bills advance as Beach is used as excuse for 61% tax hike on Waikiki Businesses 
  9. Sequestration will force tough choices for Army in Hawaii
  10. Hawaii Congressional Delegates Pretend they're Influential
  11. Commission rejects Senators' proposal to appoint co-chiefs for HPD
  12. UH is ill-positioned to take its time seeking a new AD
  13. Star-Adv: Good ideas for housing finally in mix
  14. Hawaii Has Highest Proportion of State Employees Per Capita
  15. Schatz Fishes for Federal Workers Votes With Fake Wage Hike Bill
  16. Oahu Dems Agree to Let Aaron Johanson into Democratic party
  17. Chicago No Longer Seems a Lock to Host Obama’s Library
  18. Former Larry Mehau Property Sells for $5M
  19. Lava comes closest to Highway 130 since start of flow

Saturday, January 17, 2015
January 17, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. A New Opportunity for Jones Act Reform in Washington, DC
  2. Pro-Life? Hawaii Ranks 45th
  3. Dropping Oil Prices Boost Hawaii's Economy
  4. Ige Names Doug Chin AG, Randy Iwase PUC Chair
  5. Report: Low Income Students a Majority in Hawaii Public Schools
  6. Empower Windward: Neighborhood Board Election 2015 Workshop
  7. Morita Opposes NextEra Merger, Gets Boot
  8. Morita Doubts NextEra Can Follow Local Business Practices
  9. Doug Chin was Ige's 7th Pick for AG
  10. Williamson Chang Claims 65% of DoI Testimony Supported Fake Indian Tribe
  11. Tulsi Gabbard to Challenge Hirono, Josh Green to Run for ... ?
  12. AG Opinion: State Senate has Failed to Confirm Deputy Directors (ooops) 
  13. Hirono Opposes McCain Amendment to Jones Act
  14. Incompetent UH: Royalties 700 times Smaller than Similar-Size Schools
  15. Thirty Meter Telescope opponents file appeal
  16. Hawaii lawmaker hopes to protect your digital assets
  17. Don't create special fund for city park
  18. Foster Child Recruiter Pleads Guilty to Child Molestation 
  19. Matson's Million Dollar Molasses Fine Illegal, Renamed 'Restitution'
  20. Hawaiian Airlines Has No Intention of Passing Fuel Savings on to Customers
  21. ILWU Slowdowns Affecting Hawaii Produce Aisles
  22. Tulsi Gabbard: Obama Refuses to Recognize Who the Enemy Is

Friday, January 16, 2015
January 16, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Pono Choices: Proposed Keiki Caucus Bills Would Undermine Parental Rights
  2. UH Board of Regents Nominees Sent to Ige
  3. Staff of Bankrupt, Nepotistic Charter School to be Paid Thru End of Month
  4. Hawaii Defense Foundation Urges Supreme Court to Take Up San Francisco Gun Control Case
  5. OHA Hires Design Team to Develop Kakaako Makai Plan
  6. Leeward Coast Third in Homelessness
  7. Hawaii Obamacare exchange projected to be financially viable — in 2022
  8. Hawaii state-owned hospitals request $267M for next two years
  9. Hospital Partnership: Hard to Buy HGEA Lies
  10. New PUC Docket to Examine Deferring HECO-NextEra Buyout
  11. OHA, State Officials Discussing Kakaako Makai Land Swap
  12. AP, NYT, Drudge Suddenly Feature OHA's Push for Fake Indian Tribe
  13. OHA trains its board members on ethics and on the Sunshine Law
  14. Kidani: Massive Tax Hike to Fund DoE Should be Considered
  15. Cancer Center Will Be Out of Money in Two Years Unless Alternative to Tobacco Tax Revenues is Found
  16. Hotel tax revenue is County Councils' 'top priority'
  17. GMO faces likely stalemate in state Legislature thanks to Idiot Ruderman
  18. Sex Trafficking Measures To Be Proposed This Session
  19. Health Department Flouts Law Calling for Online Access to Care Home Reports
  20. Electrocution Hazard: Solar Panels Slow Firefighters Down
  21. Fire union says city breaking contract, wasting tax money
  22. Homosexual Prostitute Tells His Story
  23. Snowden to return to Hawaii — via video link
  24. Traces of pesticides found in water systems
  25. State proposes 473% rent hike at Kalaeloa Airport
  26. DLNR Socks Boaters With New Insurance Requirements
  27. Molokai Group Seeks Control of Fishing Grounds

Thursday, January 15, 2015
January 15, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. 1959: Martin Luther King Jr Salutes Hawaii Statehood
  2. Hawaii Senate Minority announces legislative agenda for 2015
  3. Sen McCain Introduces Amendment to Repeal Jones Act
  4. Hawaii Second Highest Taxes on the Poor
  5. Best Cities for STEM Professionals: Honolulu Ranks 79th
  6. 241 Candidates File for Neighborhood Board Elections
  7. Litigation Update: the Affordable Care Act
  8. You're Paying Double for Sugar
  9. 2nd Annual Saint Marianne Cope Charity Walk
  10. "'Integral Yoga' Group and Swami Hope to Find Their Inner Balance in Federal Court"
  11. Sovereignty Activists Call on OHA to Restart Native Hawaiian Convention
  12. Richard Epstein to Discuss 'Environmental Deregulation' at UH Richardson Law School
  13. DCCA Website Compares Car and Homeowner Insurance Rates
  14. Insurance Risk to Drivers: Hawaii Ranks 20th
  15. Going forward and looking back at the Honolulu City Council
  16. Hawaii PUC chairwoman resigns powerful position
  17. Deferred: Council Saves City Taxpayers from Responsibility for HART Debt
  18. Tax Cuts proposed for Low Income Hawaii Residents
  19. Hawaii Congressional Delegation Bets Everything on Stopping Military Cuts in Hawaii
  20. Legislative Democrats Hint at priorities, say nothing
  21. MECO: If You Don't Ask for Lower Rates, We Won't Ask for Higher Rates
  22. Big Wind, Big Cable Coming Back? Friends of Lanai, I Aloha Molokai Request Deferral of HECO-Nextera Merger 
  23. Lock in our Alt-Energy Schemes plan before sale to NextEra, Lobbyists say
  24. Milner: We Destroyed Working Class Families, now we can Impose Universal Pre-K
  25. Poor Leaders Like Showoffs Ritte, Hooser Hurt Their Own Protests
  26. Kauai Anti-Dust Bill Aims at Attacking Seed Growers (Again)
  27. Civil Beat: Time to End Marijuana Prohibition
  28. Attorney: Honolulu Police Chief’s Stolen Mailbox ‘An FBI Matter’
  29. Former HPD cop will spend almost 3 years in federal prison for extortion
  30. Mental Health Shifting to Civil Service Positions
  31. UPW: Privatizing Garbage Collection is Unconstitutional
  32. Hawaiian Airlines CFO Suddenly Gone
  33. King St Bike Lane: Cyclist Crashes onto Hood of Car, No Fatalities Yet
  34. Bribery for the People: Restaurants Would Go out of Business under Obama's Latest Freebie
  35. Japanese Government Demands Censorship of Textbook Written by UH Manoa Prof

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
January 14, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. No More Neutrality: OHA "prioritizes federal recognition"
  2. Kalihi: Caldwell to Cut 50% of Lanes from Kam IV Road
  3. HECO Rolling Blackouts Caused by Lack of Wind
  4. Star-Adv: Ige Must Seize chance to reform public hospitals
  5. 63 Homeless Moved into Housing Thanks to New Laws
  6. Caldwell: May Cost $6B--Gimme $350M or Rail is Pau
  7. Draft EIS: Transit development in Kakaako could add Hotels, 30,000 new residents
  8. Kauai HHSC Wipes out Debt With Layoffs, $9M Legislative Appropriation
  9. FBI Meets Lawyer Today to Hear Evidence Against Chief of Police
  10. Ethics Violations? Abercrombie's Chief of Staff Says 'Trust Me'
  11. Nepotistic Charter School Appeals Closure
  12. Prosecutors mull alleged case of voter fraud
  13. Alt Energy Lobbyists Top List of 7 possible candidates who could be Hawaii PUC's next chair
  14. Hawaii DC Democrats Firmly in the Congressional Minority--Votes in Vain
  15. Takai Hires More Hanabusa Staffers
  16. Tech lobbyist joins staff of Sen. Schatz
  17. Commissaries airlifting produce, dairy to Pacific
  18. Big Island Mayor Signs E-Cig Ban Bill
  19. Kauai Prosecutor Debunks Smoke Ban Bill
  20. Hawaii Among Largest Pay Gaps for Disabled
  21. Hawaii Hepatitis Outbreak: Will DOJ Prosecute USPlabs?

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
January 13, 2015 News Read
Andrew Walden
  1. Mina Morita Out as PUC Chair
  2. DoE: "We Expect Lower Test Scores"
  3. Study: Obamacare Drives Up Medical Costs, But Hawaii Prepaid Protects State
  4. Sen Jeff Flake to Headline Hawaii Lincoln Day Dinner
  5. Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted January 12, 2015
  6. Management: No Takeaways in Proposed Contract, but ILWU Rejects
  7. Omidyar's Pay Pal Refuses Service to Gun Stores
  8. HGEA Boss Admits Private Sector Unions Give Hospital Workers Better Contract than HGEA
  9. Rail Ends at Ala Moana, But Will Tax Go on Forever?
  10. Danger: Legislature, governor seem to get along
  11. Aaron Johanson to Beg Oahu Democrats' Permission to Join Up
  12. Two State Board Members Fight Release of Financial Disclosure Statements
  13. Loan Turned to Grant: Now Non-profits Want Same Deal ORI Got
  14. HPD Learned How to Milk Presidential Overtime Early
  15. Bag Ban Allows Thicker Plastic Bags -- Prohibits Biodegradable Bags
  16. Appointed AG: Hawaii Alone and Undemocratic as Yet Another State Goes for Elections
  17. Forbes: Alt Energy Pressure Drives Utility Mergers
  18. Sen Green Proposes 30% E-Cig Tax
  19. Rep Evans: HHSC May Request $120-$220M
  20. 50 percent of young victims of fatal crashes in 9 US states used alcohol or marijuana
  21. Medicaid reimbursement for pediatric dental services not keeping up with inflation
  22. UH nursing, dental hygiene student fees could double next year
  23. Debunking Anti-GMO Ignorance
  24. Kauai Counter-Protesters: "I choose a pig and a cow over a haole any day"
  25. Anti-Agriculture? Hooser Pushes Bill Banning Smoke, Dust
  26. Sen Ruderman 'Excited' About Pie in the Sky Blimp for Puna 
  27. Filthy Biomess Plant is Top 'Clean' Energy Project in Hawaii
  28. California, Michigan Companies are only Hawaii Energy Excelerator to Receive Funding
  29. Push is on to Make Hospitals Responsible for Home Caregivers
  30. Manoa burglary victim questions why officer didn't stop suspects


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Source Shifting
by Tom Yamachika Sunday, February 01, 2015

All state income tax systems in the United States, including ours, have a set of rules that are used to figure out which state has the primary right to tax income....


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Full Text: NCAA Allegations vs UH men’s basketball program
by News Release Saturday, January 31, 2015

The report is being made available in accordance with Hawaiʻi’s public records law....


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Wes Lo's Smoking Gun: Improvement of Medical Services on Maui Started With Fight for Second Hospital
by Andrew Walden Saturday, January 31, 2015

If the Legislature fails to grant MMMC permission to negotiate a partnership agreement with HPH and MMMC goes bankrupt, this interview will be the smoking gun....


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'Right to Try' Legislation Can Save Lives
by Gene Ward Saturday, January 31, 2015

“The bottom line of this bill is to start saving lives."


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Compulsory Voting for Hawaii?
by Gene Ward Saturday, January 31, 2015

Voting has been compulsory in Australia since 1912 and appears to have reached about 94% voter turn-out in most elections....


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Akina: Government can help lower the cost of living by getting out of the way
by Grassroot Institute Saturday, January 31, 2015

...a new state-by-state comparison puts Hawaii as #1 in terms of the gap between the income residents earn and the cost of housing....


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Community-Owned Energy: How Nebraska Became the Only State to Bring Everyone Power From a Public Grid
by News Article Saturday, January 31, 2015

...Nebraskans pay one of the lowest rates for electricity in the nation and revenues are reinvested in infrastructure to ensure reliable and cheap service for years to come....


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340 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
by News Release Saturday, January 31, 2015

The deadline to apply is February 20, 2015....


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Forbes: Hawaii Deal Allows NextEra to Build Big Cable Without Federal Regulation
by News Article Friday, January 30, 2015

...In nearly any other state, the inter-island cable project being considered in Hawaii would be subject to various federal rules and regulations designed to ensure consumers receive the benefits of robust competition....


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Hawaiian Electric Launches Online Tracker for Solar, Wind Approvals
by News Release Friday, January 30, 2015

...see the status and progress of planned renewable generation projects, including customer-sited rooftop solar as well as mid-sized and utility-scale wind and solar projects....


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Former charity director indicted for theft
by News Release Friday, January 30, 2015

The defendant is the former executive director of the Hawaii Centers for Independent Living....


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Slom to Feds: Investigate Criminal Hawaii Health Connector
by Sam Slom Friday, January 30, 2015

...dishonesty and financial carelessness by the managers of the Hawaii Health Connector have been so rampant as to be criminal in nature....


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Okino, Djou: End the State Skim on Rail Funds
by News Release Friday, January 30, 2015

Okino was the principal advocate for rail when the City Council originally authorized the project. Djou lead the opposition to rail on the council....


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OHA sets community meetings on Kaka‘ako Makai Master Plan
by News Release Friday, January 30, 2015

The Office of Hawaiian Affairs will host community meetings throughout Hawai‘i, February 17 – March 3....


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2014: Record Visitors, Record Expenditures
by News Release Thursday, January 29, 2015

... 8,282,680 visitors came to the Hawaiian Islands in 2014, exceeding the 2013 record of 8,174,461 visitors by 1.3 percent ....


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Clayton Hee's Wife Quits Cush Job at UH, Leaves State
by News Release Thursday, January 29, 2015

...Totally unrelated story -- Dec 17, 2014: Corruption: Al Hee Indicted on 13 Counts--Could Get 39 Years in Federal Prison (Indictment announced on 2nd anniversary of Dan Inouye's death)....


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NextEra, HECO Formally Request PUC Approval of Merger
by News Release Thursday, January 29, 2015

Highlights of the application include a commitment to not file a request with the PUC for a general base rate increase for at least four years post-transaction close and approximately $60 million in quantified customer savings...


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Repealing the Jones Act: Good for Energy, Great for America
by Heritage Foundation Thursday, January 29, 2015

...the cost of a U.S.-manufactured ship is about four times that of foreign competition....


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Report: Hawaii Last Place for American Dream
by News Release Thursday, January 29, 2015

...Hawai‘i has the largest gap in the nation between residents’ income and housing costs, ranking dead last....


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Procurement Violations: Feds May Demand Hawaii Health Connector Repay Grant
by Hawaii State Auditor Thursday, January 29, 2015

...We noted numerous questionable travel and entertainment costs as well as unsupported severance pay. These questionable costs may be disallowed by the funding agency....


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Hawaii Ranks 50th in Payroll from Sole Proprietors, S-Corps, LLCs
by News Article Thursday, January 29, 2015

Pass-through businesses pay a significant role in the US economy. They account for 95 percent of all businesses, more than 60 percent of all business income, and more than 50 percent of all employment....


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House GOP: "Keep Hawaii's Heroes"
by Video Video Wednesday, January 28, 2015

For more information, go to www.keephawaiisheroes.org .... 


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Chief Justice Delivers State of the Judiciary Address
by News Release Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Hawaii Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald delivered the State of the Judiciary address today at a joint session of the State Senate and House....


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The Jones Act Risks Lives (again)
by Heritage Foundation Wednesday, January 28, 2015

With the onset of another snowstorm hitting the Northeast, New Jerseyans are shaking their snow shovels at a federal law that causes them almost yearly fits.... 


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Legislative Agenda: Rep Fukumoto Chang on Mike Buck Show
by Audio Audio Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Representative Fukumoto Chang on Mike Buck Jan 20, 2015 – Audio Only....


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7 issues to analyze in the 2015 Hawaii legislature
by Rachelle Chang  Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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Legislative Ambulance Chasers Dig In To Taxpayers' Deep Pockets
by News Article Wednesday, January 28, 2015

...With ambulance chasers in positions of power, both the House and Senate are poised to advance HB189 and SB137 in separate hearings on Friday....


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DLNR Report Shows Major Increase in Aquarium Fish Populations
by News Article Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Overall Yellow Tang abundance has increased 58% (over 1.3 million fish) from 1999/2000 to 2012-2013 to a current population of 3.6 million fish....


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Developer to Head DLNR? Ige's Dumb Move
by Video Video Wednesday, January 28, 2015
A Developer In Charge Of Hawai`iʻs Lands, Water & Resources?
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Tax Foundation: Hawaii Failing Small Businesses on Depreciation
by News Article Wednesday, January 28, 2015

...Correcting this problem and allowing businesses to deduct the full cost in the first year is known as “full expensing”....


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United States Ranks Twelfth for Economic Freedom
by NCPA NCPA Wednesday, January 28, 2015

...America's public debt "exceeds the value of the economy's annual production."....


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Children in Single-Parent Families Perform Worse on Achievement Tests than Their Two-Parent Peers
by NCPA NCPA Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Among 15-year-old students in the United States, 20.7 percent live in single-parent families....


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Inequality State: Top 1% Grab 71% of Income Growth
by News Article Wednesday, January 28, 2015

...the share of all income held by the top 1% is on a three-decade upswing....


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Thanks to Obamacare, ILWU Contract Maybe Short-Lived
by News Article Tuesday, January 27, 2015

...if the new contract extends longer than three years, that will be a surprise to many....


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300 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
by News Release Tuesday, January 27, 2015

“Serving on your Neighborhood Board presents the opportunity to create real change in your community, build a legacy, and network with other leaders.”


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LNG for Hawaii? Russian Oil Money Funds Sierra Club anti-Fracking Campaign
by News Article Tuesday, January 27, 2015

...millions went to some of the nation’s most prominent and politically active environmentalist groups. The Sierra Club, the Natural Resource Defense Council, Food and Water Watch, the League of Conservation Voters, and the Center for American Progress....


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City to hold second Airport Area TOD community meeting
by News Release Tuesday, January 27, 2015

...Monday, Feb. 2, at the Aliamanu Middle School Cafeteria, 3271 Salt Lake Blvd., from 5:30-7:30 p.m....


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Hawaii 'Deep Ecology' Activist Joins White Supremacists
by News Article Tuesday, January 27, 2015

...he eventually became the Sea Shepherd regional director in Hawaii....


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Rail Fail: Hawaii Ranks 49th--Lost 4.5% of Construction Jobs in Last 12 mos
by Andrew Walden Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Making excuses for price-gouging rail contractors, HART Director Daniel Grabauskas points to the “red-hot construction market” as the cause for HART cost overruns....


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State of the State Fails To Endorse Robust Economic Reform
by Grassroot Institute Monday, January 26, 2015

...the measures proposed stop short of what is needed for long-term reform and robust development of the Hawaii economy....


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Duke Aiona's 808 State Update
by News Release Monday, January 26, 2015

...moving to a new time slot of 4-6 p.m....


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Pat Saiki Reports on Republican National Committee Meeting
by Pat Saiki Monday, January 26, 2015

Senator Jeffrey Flake from Arizona, who attended BYU will keynote our evening. He knows our state, our people and our customs.  He sits on important committees in the U.S. Senate which affect our state.....


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$100M Penalty? Federal Court Again Finds Maui County in Violation of Clean Water Act
by News Release Monday, January 26, 2015

Maximum penalties in this case already exceed $100 million, and the meter is ticking at a rate of over $100,000 per day....


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Over 20 Groups Oppose Ige's DNLR Nominee
by News Release Monday, January 26, 2015
Over twenty environmental groups are asking the Governor to withdraw his nomination of Castle & Cooke lobbyist Carleton Ching to head the Department of Land and Natural Resources and to drop any plans to weaken or eliminate the Land Use Commission....
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Electric Co-op for Big Island?
by News Article Monday, January 26, 2015
“Both Ha and Ishibashi were reluctant to disclose who sits on the co-op steering committee.”
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Full Text: State of the State Address
by News Release Monday, January 26, 2015

Governor David Ige today delivered his first State of the State address....


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Hawaii Congressional Delegation How They Voted January 26, 2015
by Congress .org Monday, January 26, 2015
  • Senate: Keystone XL Pipeline - Climate Change
  • Senate: Keystone XL Pipeline - Energy Efficiency Standards
  • House: Gas Pipeline Permit Deadlines – Passage
  • House: Federal Abortion Funding Ban – Passage

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HB92: Terminal Patients 'Right to Try' Legislation Introduced in Hawaii
by News Article Monday, January 26, 2015

...more than 20 states have introduced so-called "Right to Try" bills in the hopes of allowing terminally ill patients to access experimental—and potentially life-saving—treatments more easily....


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Is $5 a Gallon Gas on Its Way? This Expert Thinks So
by Heritage Foundation Monday, January 26, 2015

“The next round of high prices is likely to start later this year, as crude rebounds to the $80s and $90s, perhaps pushing to the $100 level by late in the year or early next.”


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Chamber of Commerce Hawaii: State of the Economy Presentation
by UH ERO Sunday, January 25, 2015

Carl Bonham presented this 2014 economic recap and 2015 forecast on January 20, 2015 at an event hosted by the Chamber of Commerce Hawaii....


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How Progressive Is Our System?
by Tom Yamachika Sunday, January 25, 2015

...the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) has released a report. ranking the states in terms of how progressive their tax systems are....


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OHA Hides Secret Budget from Legislators: $2.3M for 'Consortium' to Push Fake Indian Tribe
by Andrew Walden Sunday, January 25, 2015

In total, Crabbe's memo budgets $2,598,546 for "Consortium" and another $407,332 for the Native Hawaiian Roll Commission.  None of this is mentioned in HB209....


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286 Candidates file for Neighborhood Board Elections
by News Release Saturday, January 24, 2015

“Serving on your Neighborhood Board presents the opportunity to create real change in your community, build a legacy, and network with other leaders.”


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Protest Rail Tax Hike Monday Jan 26
by News Release Saturday, January 24, 2015

Monday, Jan 26, 2015, hearing starts at 2:30pm, State Capitol Auditorium


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Revised Central Oahu Plan available for review and comment
by News Release Saturday, January 24, 2015

Comments are due by March 13....


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Ige Nominates Developer Carleton Ching to Chair DLNR--Petition Calls for Senate to Reject
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015

...he worked for Westloch, Inc., Castle & Cooke Kunia, Molokai Ranch and SSFM International. Currently he is the Vice President, Community and Government Relations, for Castle & Cooke Hawaii....


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UHM Chancellor: We Administrators Have Got it Tough, Just like Teddy Roosevelt's Rough Riders
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015

Teddy Roosevelt said, “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” And that is exactly what we are doing....


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Hawaii Union Membership Slips to 21.8% -- 3rd in USA
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015

Hawaii union membership slips from 22.1% in 2013 to 21.8% in 2014 ....


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Indian Eco-Goddess Vandana Shiva, charging $40,000 a speech, takes anti-GMO crusade to Hawaii
by News Article Friday, January 23, 2015

She’s on a grand tour, marked by private fund-raising pitches to wealthy locals and wannabees from the mainland....


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VIDEO: House Resolution Opposes Army Force Reduction
by Video Video Friday, January 23, 2015

...a House Concurrent Resolution to strongly oppose the U.S. Army’s proposed force reduction of Schofield Barracks and Fort Shafter Bases....


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Rep Thielen: HB1, 2, 3 Take Aim at NextEra Merger
by Cynthia Thielen Friday, January 23, 2015

“It is critically important to address energy concerns and propose effective local solutions this legislative year because of HECO's acquisition offer from Florida-based company, NextEra,” said Rep. Thielen....


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DLNR Imposes 3% Gross Receipts Fee on Ocean Recreation Vendors
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015
Permit fees are $200 per month or 3% of gross receipts; whichever is greater....
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Bridge Aina Lea: 9th Circuit Affirms State Supreme Court Ruling (sort of)
by Robert Thomas Friday, January 23, 2015

...we've been waiting for the other shoe to drop, and today it did....


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House Democrats Introduce Package--But no Bills
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015

Broad priorities take shape but details remain a mystery....


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Up to $1.2 Billion Electricity Savings for Hawaii After Oil Prices Plummet
by UH ERO Friday, January 23, 2015

...if prices stay this low, it will take up to four months before electricity prices fully reflect the drop in oil prices....


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Troop Reductions? Army to hold community listening sessions Jan. 27, 28
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015

...The Army is conducting two listening sessions in Hawaii this month to hear from communities about how potential troop reductions and restructuring could impact them....


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Affordable Housing and Car Sharing on Council Agenda
by Kym Pine Friday, January 23, 2015

...in the Villages of Kapolei, the road approvals have not been processed in more than 10 years - since they were first built....


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Improve Health Care Competition by Repealing State Laws
by NCPA NCPA Friday, January 23, 2015

...Repeal certificate of need (CON) laws....


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Mainland Homosexuals Plan to Use Anti-Bullying Campaign to Penetrate Hawaii Schools
by News Release Friday, January 23, 2015

...we pursue a comprehensive bullying prevention bill and legislation to make it easier for trans folks to get proper (sic) birth certificates in the spring legislative session....


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VIDEO: Tulsi Gabbard on Fox News, Slams Obama Refusal to Identify Enemy as Islamic Extremism
by Video Video Thursday, January 22, 2015

"...unless you clearly identify your enemy, then you cannot come up with a very effective strategy to defeat that enemy...."


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