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Saturday, November 22, 2014         

Editorials

Our View
 Immigration action welcome
President Barack Obama's unilateral changes to immigration policy may represent the only way any of the undocumented immigrants who have built lives in the United States could hope for any relief from the fear of deportation in the foreseeable future. Story »
Island Voices
Hawaiians are moving forward with plans for a delegate election and a Hawaiian Constitutional Convention in 2015 to propose a Native Hawaiian governing entity that will succeed the state Office of Hawaiian Affairs.  Story »

With record traffic congestion in Honolulu, and the rebidding of station proposals that has pushed the rail project back, it's high time to adopt an "all of the above" approach to commuting and transportation on Oahu.  Story »

Insight
The Hawaii Housing Finance & Development Corp. was created in 2006, when lawmakers decided that a single agency managing both public housing and the development of affordable housing through public-private partnerships was less effective than it could be.  Story »

If Oahu land-use authorities could channel their counterparts in Santa Clara, Calif., some affordable-housing developers in Hawaii would count that as a real plus. Story »

As Veterans Day approaches, your VA Pacific Islands Health Care System would like to express our appreciation and thanks to all who have served, or are currently serving in the armed forces. Story »

Jennifer Sabas has been keeping busy since her former boss, U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, died in December 2012 at age 88. Resume highlights at the moment for the senator's former chief of staff include executive director of Move Oahu Forward, a pro-rail organization she joined in May 2013.

For Saturday, November 22, 2014
Homeless should avoid spotlight • Brower violated property rights • Boating safety not a racial issue • Let ticket buyers name buildings • Neon green best when running

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For Saturday, November 22, 2014
The state Campaign Spending Commission upheld the public interest by voting 3-1 to refer complaints against the Pacific Resource Partnership Political Action Committee for possible criminal prosecution.
2014 Endorsements
Sunday Comic
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Just watching McKinley High School and University of Hawaii graduate Tammy Duckworth walk into a room leaves you in awe. It was just 10 years ago that a rocket-propelled grenade fired by insurgents north of Baghdad tore into a Black Hawk helicopter, with then-National Guard Capt. Duckworth sitting in the right pilot's seat.

Synopsis: A number of students have demonstrated that the fight for what is right is the most enlightening experience to be gained at the University of Hawaii.

Every Sunday, “Back in the Day” looks at an article that ran on this date in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin. The items are verbatim, so don’t blame us today for yesteryear’s bad grammar.


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