Hawaii has THE lowest voter turnout in the nation. “Why vote? It’s a done deal.” That’s what so many people say. But what if you found out that not voting can cost you money? Can make your life harder? Would you be motivated to vote then? Would you be motivated to run for office then? […]
Thank you to all who have responded to our survey before the second crossover– where the House and Senate bills are exchanged back into their original chambers after being voted on in a floor vote. The following bills have all passed second crossover and are on their way to their conference committees (Or the governor’s […]
Whoof. I have been spending so much time this session shepherding the Women’s Legislative Caucus and other bills that I have fallen down on my writing. With apologies for a belated post, here is the comparison of how you voted to how I voted. Also a short update on the current status of the five […]
Mahalo to everyone who submitted a survey. Over 700 people respond this year! I greatly appreciate your input, especially from the many people who took extra time to write comments. The survey results are below. But first, some highlights from the comments: Price of Paradise Many people had a hard time picking just one […]
I begin each session with a short survey on five issues the Legislature will be voting on this year. Please take a minute to fill this out.