KAPOLEI, Oahu — Hawaii can stimulate its economy and generate jobs without raising taxes, the state’s gubernatorial candidates said in a forum Tuesday.
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HONOLULU — The Hawaii Attorney General’s Office in a court filing has asked the state Supreme Court to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the primary election.
HONOLULU — Three out of four candidates for Hawaii governor say they agree Hawaii’s health exchange is a mess, taxes are burdensome and leadership style in the state’s top office needs to change.
HONOLULU — Hawaii’s Democratic candidate for governor has pulled out of the first debate of the general election because of a disagreement with the forum’s organizers about video distribution.
U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa said Tuesday she will not file a legal challenge of her Democratic primary loss to U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz for the seat once held by the late Sen. Daniel Inouye.
Chief Elections Officer Scott Nago will likely be in the hot seat Friday as the state Elections Commission takes a look back at this month’s primary.
Hawaii Island voters may like their Hawaii County Council member, but they are not always fond of their state representative.
HONOLULU — A state senator is questioning the results of a Hawaii County Council race after the primary election held in storm-damaged areas of the Big Island.
While most eyes were watching results of the Democratic U.S. Senate primary Friday night, a state representative lost her re-election bid and a County Council member claimed his seat.
U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz claimed victory over challenger U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa after a postponed primary was held for two Puna precincts on Friday.
A shutdown of electronic voting machines caused a long delay Friday for voters from the Hawaiian Paradise Park precinct, who were unable to vote in Saturday’s Primary Election because of Tropical Storm Iselle.
Ron Gonzales, who faces off against District 9 incumbent County Councilwoman Margaret Wille in the Nov. 4 General Election, is the subject of two complaints filed with the county clerk this week.
A judge has denied U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa’s request to delay a makeup election today in two Puna precincts where the polls were closed in Saturday’s primary election because of damage from Tropical Storm Iselle.
U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa filed a lawsuit Wednesday seeking to postpone the Friday makeup election for two Puna precincts.
HONOLULU — U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa of Hawaii is asking a court on the Big Island to delay a makeup election for more than 8,000 voters, saying they should have more time to recover from a tropical storm before casting ballots in a primary that includes her running for U.S. Senate.