UPDATE: Gov. Lingle: Furlough Fridays Are Over
Finally, some good news for Hawaii children: Furlough Fridays are a thing of the past. They will not be back for the 2010 school year.
She said a group of determined parents motivated her to solve the problem before this school year ends Wednesday. May 14 was the last furlough day. A group of bankers, she said, were the catalyst for finding a solution, which she presented in four parts: