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Legislators push to name Kihei high school for Patsy Mink

The Maui native and co-author of Title IX served 12 terms in the U.S. House

By Nanea Kalani

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jan 23, 2014

~~<p>Kihei's long-awaited public high school could be named after Patsy Mink, the late congresswoman and Maui native who battled gender discrimination and racism throughout her academic and political careers.</p>
<p>A bill &mdash; signed on to by all 25 state senators &mdash; would require the Department of Education to name the yet-to-be-built Kihei campus the Patsy Takemoto Mink High School.</p>
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Kihei's long-awaited public high school could be named after Patsy Mink, the late congresswoman and Maui native who battled gender discrimination and racism throughout her academic and political careers.

A bill — signed on to by all 25 state senators — would require the Department of Education to name the yet-to-be-built Kihei campus the Patsy Takemoto Mink High School. Login for more...



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