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Hirono to Chair Senate Armed Services Subcommittee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Mazie K. Hirono (D-Hawaii) has been appointed to chair the Senate Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower, which provides important oversight of…

Work-from-home program proposed

HONOLULU — State Rep. Takashi Ohno (Nu‘uanu, Liliha, Pu‘unui, Alewa Heights) has introduced a bill to mitigate traffic on Hawai‘i roads. House Bill 1293 would…

Ige fills Kahele’s vacant state Senate seat

HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige appointed long-time educator Laura Clint Acasio to the state Senate, District 1, which encompasses the greater Hilo area on Hawai‘i…

Letters for Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Sick of Trump lies In address to Mr. Dittlers editorial; Trump doesn’t care about we the people. He cares only about the power of Donald.…

Case wants end to onerous ‘Jones Act’

HONOLULU — Congressman Ed Case re-introduced three bills in Congress to reform the century-old Merchant Marine Act of 1920 (commonly referred to as the “Jones…