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Trying to wrap your head around the upcoming elections?

We’ve come up with an overview of the upcoming races for the current legislative office holders that might help. A “yes” means there’s a race! Find list of candidates on Office of Elections website https://elections.hawaii.gov/  Advertisements

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Help Hawaii on Election Day(s)!

Sign up to work on Primary Election Day (August 11) and/or General Election Day (November 6). People needed! Here’s the form: https://go.elections.hawaii.gov/signup/ Here’s more info: http://elections.hawaii.gov/wp-content/uploads/Volunteer-Positions.pdf

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Now it’s on to the Governor…

Another legislative session has ended! Next year a new Legislature (30th Legislature) will convene a new biennial legislative session (2019-2020) on January 16, 2019. For those interested in the Governor’s deadlines to take action on bills passed by the Legislature, … Continue reading

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Coming up Fast! Second Lateral

Time’s flying! Hearings abound! That’s because bills must pass into their final committees by Friday, 3/23 (Second Lateral Deadline)… If your bill’s still waiting on a hearing notice, don’t hesitate to reach out to the chair! Call or email PAR … Continue reading

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Grant-in-Aid Informational Briefing

If you applied for GIA, you may want to come and deliver your 3 minute pitch! They’ve just announced that the WAM/FIN joint informational briefing on grant applications is being held in the Auditorium on Friday, 3/16, from 9a until … Continue reading

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Free Workshops around Oahu, Dec. 4-18

The Public Access Room (PAR) is offering our legislative process workshop at numerous locations around Oahu. The workshop/presentation “Your Voice!” is about an hour in length, and covers the Legislature and how to effectively participate in the legislative process. Topics … Continue reading

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Choosing a Replacement for House District 46

As a result of being appointed to the Hawaii Labor Relations Board, Marcus R. Oshiro is no longer the Representative for House District 46. His term ended 10/24/2017. Wondering how his replacement is chosen? See Hawaii Revised Statute §17-4 (a), below. … Continue reading

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