Hawaii's Race to the Top application makes big promises about new programs and programs it almost cut this year — all for $75 million in federal funds over four years, about 1 percent of its annual budget.
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Acknowledging the split between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton supporters, the governor tells convention attendees, “There is more that unites us than divides us.”