[NOTE: thanks to new spreadsheets provided by Maui political analyst Dick Mayer, we've updated this post to map three important Maui County Council races, rather than just the South Maui race from our earlier post.] There's a very interesting article in this morning's Maui News on the local fallout of the 2016 election. Maui's politics are changing–been … [Read more...] about UPDATED: We mapped three crucial 2016 Maui County Council elections
Hawaii Office of Elections
Though more people ended up voting for Democrat Hillary Clinton, it is Republican Donald Trump who will be the next President of the United States. For those of us who believe in civil rights, the dangers of climate change and simple human decency, the night of Nov. 8 was one of the toughest of our lives. According to numbers compiled by The New York Times, Trump’s victory … [Read more...] about UPDATED: Trump Wins, America Loses: How the 2016 Election looks from Maui
1. According to the Hawaii Office of Elections, turnout in Maui County for the 2016 Primary Election was 29.6 percent. That’s pretty low, but one recent primary saw a mere 25.6 percent of Maui County voters actually vote. Which Primary Election was that? A. 2014 B. 2012 C. 2010 D. 2008 E. 2006 2. At the end of this month, the Maui Ocean Center will release some … [Read more...] about Quizunderstood: Do you know how much beer Maui Brewing Co. will make this year?