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March 12, 2018

House of Reps Approves State Budget

The Hawai‘i House of Representatives unanimously approved HB1900, the state budget.
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March 06, 2018

Death With Dignity Bill Passes Key Hurdle

Hawai‘i House lawmakers voted to legally permit medically aided death in Hawai‘i this afternoon.
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March 03, 2018

Hawai‘i House Passes 131 Bills to Senate

The Hawai‘i House of Representatives passed 131 bills on third reading on Friday, March 2, 2018, moving them to the Senate for their consideration.
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January 17, 2018

Rep. Saiki 2018 Legislative Session Opening Day Remarks

The 2018 Hawai‘i Legislative Session started on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, with opening day remarks by House Speaker Scott Saiki.
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October 04, 2017

Rep. Evans Replaced as House Majority Leader

Hawai‘i House Speaker Scott K. Saiki today accepted the resignation of Rep. Cindy Evans (North Kona, Kohala) as House Majority Leader.
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August 11, 2017

Candidate Announces Run for Kohala-Kona House Seat

Former state Rep. David Tarnas announced his plans today to run for state Representative in House District 7 (Kohala-Kona) in the August 2018 Primary Election.
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March 08, 2017

Hawai‘i Senate Approves 318 Bills

Hawai‘i State Senators approved 318 bills on third reading on Tuesday, March 7.
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January 05, 2017

Ige Appoints Todd to Late Rep. Tsuji’s Seat

Gov. David Ige today appointed Chris Todd to the State House of Representatives, District 2.
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August 22, 2014

Former State Legislator Bob Herkes Dies

Herkes served on the Hawai`i County Council, Hawai`i state Senate, and Hawai`i state House of Representatives.
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January 10, 2014

Ka`u Physician Appointed to Fill Coffman’s House Seat

Dr. Richard Creagan, like Big Island Sen. Josh Green, is an emergency room physician as well as a farmer who has also served as an educator and researcher.
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December 09, 2013

Coffman Resigning From State House of Representatives

West Hawai`i Rep. Denny Coffman said he will resign Dec. 20 to be with his family while his daughter deals with a medical issue.
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June 12, 2013

House Members to Meet With Public Saturday in Hilo

The lawmakers, including those from the Big Island and some in leadership roles, are looking for public feedback on the past legislative session.
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April 10, 2013

Group Lobbying Lawmakers for Pharmacy School Building

The business and community leaders are concerned the College of Pharmacy could lose its accreditation if a permanent home is not built.
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March 13, 2013

House Passes $23.3 Billion State Budget

If approved by the Senate, the new budget would add would add $1.35 billion in spending.
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February 22, 2013

Flags to Fly at Half-Staff Sunday for Helene Hale

Hawaii's governor has ordered the action to honor the veteran Big Island lawmaker, whose services are also being held that day.
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