[NOTE: A few hours after this story went live we finally received comment from Rep. Gabbard's campaign. The story has been updated to include it.] Back in the summer of 2012, while preparing our political endorsements for that year’s Hawaii Primary Election, we couldn’t figure out what to do in the 2nd District Congressional race. It’s a big district that encompasses all of … [Read more...] about UPDATED: Here’s why the Hawaii LGBT Caucus doesn’t support Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s reelection campaign
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1. On July 18, the Hawaii Democratic Party’s LGBT Caucus announced its 2016 Primary Election statements of support. Which of the following candidates did NOT receive a statement of support? A. U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard B. Shay Chan Hodges, who’s running against Gabbard C. State Rep. Kaniela Ing D. Diedre Tegarden, who’s running against Ing E. House Speaker Joe Souki 2. On … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: How well do you the State of Hawaii’s lawsuit against Dog Chapman’s Da Kine Bail Bonds
1. On Mar. 25, the state Department of Health announced that they were fining Hawaiian Commercial & Sugar for violating their burn permit last summer. How much was the fine? A. $5,300 B. $6,300 C. $7,300 D. $8,300 E. $9,300 2. Though overshadowed by Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, real estate developer Roque De La Fuente was also on the ballot of the Mar. 26 … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: How well do you know cane burning permit violations?
It's a quarter to 10pm as I write these words: based on 88 percent of precincts reporting in, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders, D–Vermont, has won today's Hawaii Democratic Party Presidential Preference Poll, taking slightly more than 70 percent of the vote. The caucus-like poll began at 1pm this afternoon and concluded around 5pm (though some precincts closed earlier while others … [Read more...] about Bernie Sanders Wins Hawaii Democratic Party Presidential Preference Poll
Just a little reminder for anyone living under rock that tomorrow (Saturday, Mar. 26) is the Hawaii Democratic Party's Presidential Preference Poll. That's right–here's your chance to vote for either Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders for the honor of running against Donald Trump (I'm kidding, I hope). Anyway, the whole thing's like a caucus, but not really. In any case, you … [Read more...] about Reminder: 2016 Hawaii Democratic Party Presidential Preference Poll TOMORROW