comscore Politics could jeopardize Ige’s agenda | Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Every act of aloha counts. Click here to DONATE to the MAUI RELIEF Fund.
Hawaii News

Politics could jeopardize Ige’s agenda


    Gov. David Ige appeared before Hawaii news outlets to deliver an address regarding the false alert on Monday. Ige’s critics have tried almost since the beginning of his administration to paint him as indecisive and ineffective, and he was stung by similar criticism this week in the wake of the state’s sluggish response to Saturday’s false alarm announcing a missile attack on Hawaii.

  • DENNIS ODA / 2016

    Colin Moore — seen here in his office in Saunders Hall — is director of the Public Policy Center in the College of Social Sciences at UH.

Election-year politics often drive events at the state Capitol, but devotees of U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa could cause the 2018 session of the state Legislature that opens today to devolve into a particularly partisan affair. Read more

Scroll Up