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Abercrombie Pardoned Dozens On His Way Out

www.civilbeat.com | Posted 12.16.2014 | Hawaii

Neil Abercrombie pardoned more than 80 people during his single term as governor of Hawaii, with most of those actions coming after he lost the Democr...

Governor Calls For Minimum Wage Boost In Hawaii

AP | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie says he wants to raise the state's minimum wage to at least $8.75. Abercrombie told lawm...

Maggie Q. Makes X-Mas Pardon Plea for Pound Animals

Frank DeGiacomo | Posted 02.22.2014 | Hawaii
Frank DeGiacomo

Maggie Q., star of the TV series Nikita, and Mililani High graduate, has made an appeal on behalf of less fortunate animals set to be killed Christmas Eve Day at the Hawaiian Humane Society pound.

Will Mormon Church Keep Funding NOM?

Fred Karger | Posted 02.20.2014 | Gay Voices
Fred Karger

I wonder if the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormon Church) will keep funneling millions and millions of dollars to Brain Brown and his National Organization for Marriage after their huge loss in Utah yesterday?

Majority Disapproval Rating For Hawaii Governor

www.civilbeat.com | Posted 12.23.2013 | Hawaii

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Hawaii's 800-Person Prison Gang Spreads Over At Least Five States

The Huffington Post | Gabriela Aoun | Posted 09.25.2013 | Crime

Eighteen men associated with a Hawaii-based prison gang were indicted on racketeering-related charges yesterday, including drug-trafficking, bribery, ...

Hawaii Governor Enters Kauai GMO Debate, Calls For Voluntary Restrictions

Civil Beat | Sophie Cocke | Posted 09.25.2013 | Green

Gov. Neil Abercrombie is trying to cool the heated debate over GMOs and pesticides on Kauai by promising that the state will increase its oversight of...

President Obama Should Fulfill His Ocean Promise

David Helvarg | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green
David Helvarg

Tuesday July 19 marked the first anniversary of President Obama signing an Executive Order to protect our public seas and the jobs and communities that depend on their health. So where are we one year out?