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Lee Cataluna: ConCon meant to be discussion, not battle

  • STAR-ADVERTISER FILE / 1978

    Nay votes being counted at the Constitutional Convention in 1978. Since the last ConCon, the question of holding another has been on the ballot four times (1986, 1996, 1998, and 2008). Each time the result was negative.

Any discussion of a Hawaii constitutional conventions starts with rhapsodizing about the past — how, back in 1978, a new crop of Hawaii leaders was born and the Office of Hawaiian Affairs was created and citizens came together to discuss and to listen and to make decisions for the good of all. Read more

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