News

Gov. Ige Taking Time Off

November 12, 2018, 12:20 PM HST
* Updated November 13, 6:56 AM
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

Gov. David Ige is traveling out of state to spend time with his family following the general election.

The governor departed Hawai‘i late on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, and is scheduled to return on Sunday, Nov. 18.

During the governor’s absence, Lt. Gov. Doug Chin will serve as acting governor from Nov. 11 until Nov. 12 when he travels out of the state. Lt. Gov. Chin will return to the state on Nov. 15.

Attorney General Russell Suzuki will serve as acting governor while Lt. Gov. Chin is traveling.

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments

Newsletters

Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.