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  • Stopping unhealthy payments, passing good ones: A successful legislative technique

    article high By Keli‘i Akina Legendary soccer coach Bear Bryant is credited with saying: “Offense wins video games … protection wins championships.”  inline If that’s the case, then the Grassroot Institute of Hawaii is the Metal Curtain, the ’85 Bears and the 2000 Ravens of legislative advocacy. What you see won’t all the time be…

  • Two payments to signal, two to veto and one to pare down

    article prime By Keli‘i Akina Hawaii’s Legislature handed 274 payments this 12 months — out of greater than 3,000 launched. However thus far, Gov. Josh Inexperienced has signed solely a handful of them.  inline That leaves a variety of payments for him to learn and resolve their fates. So within the spirit of “E hana…