Hawaii Democrats Charge Candidates $500 a Minute to Address Convention

·By Chad Blair

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The party says it needs the money and, besides, there’s a lot of people running for office this year.

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Chad Blair is a reporter for Civil Beat. You can reach him by email at cblair@civilbeat.com or follow him on Twitter at @chadblairCB.
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Let's say you are a Democrat running for office and you've scrapped together $500 to speak for one minute to party delegates. What would you tell them in that precious time?