Press release quote from Hirono:
The guarantee of due process is one of the most fundamental rights in our country. Current law allowing the indefinite detention of an individual in America without charge or trial or requiring military custody is unacceptable. This is not due process. The amendment addressed these major constitutional problems.
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A&B Stream Restoration Stalls
Alexander & Baldwin has fully restored water to three of eight streams in East Maui, but full restoration of the other five face “logistical challenges” that may take months to resolve.
It’s AAPI Heritage Month
The White House says Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are the fastest growing racial group in our country, growing more than four times as rapidly as the U.S. population.
More Fires In Hawaii?
Federal officials predict an increased risk of wildfires in Hawaii this year. The drought is expected to intensify, too, according to a new assessment.
The contract governing a deal to house at least 1,400 Hawaii inmates is about to be signed.