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Column: Bill would give state Water Commission autonomy to protect water

  • CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Families affected by the Red Hill water contamination gathered at the Pearl Harbor National Memorial on May 17, 2023.

    CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL / CRUSSELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Families affected by the Red Hill water contamination gathered at the Pearl Harbor National Memorial on May 17, 2023.

Access to abundant, clean water is a fundamental human right that should not be a political bargaining chip. This basic principle requires that decisions about how water is managed and distributed be outside the reach of politics and politicians. Read more

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