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Homelessness, housing top agenda as lawmakers reconvene

| | Jan 15 2018 - 6:37pm | Comments

HONOLULU — Policies to alleviate Hawaii’s persistent homelessness problem and chronic housing shortage are expected to top the agenda when state lawmakers open a new legislative session this week.

  1. | Posted: Feb 6 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — About 20 people testified their support, some while fighting back tears, for a bill that could lead Hawaii’s electric utilities to better accommodate homeowners who make their own renewable energy.

  2. | Posted: Feb 6 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — About 20 people testified their support, some while fighting back tears, for a bill that could lead Hawaii’s electric utilities to better accommodate homeowners who make their own renewable energy.

  3. | Posted: Feb 5 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii may be getting ready to spend half a million dollars to remind its aging population: start saving now for long-term care.

  4. | Posted: Feb 5 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii may be getting ready to spend half a million dollars to remind its aging population: start saving now for long-term care.

  5. | Posted: Feb 5 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — A wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of a New York teenager swept out to sea during a Hawaii hiking and kayaking tour has been settled.

  6. | Posted: Feb 5 2014 - 1:02am

    HONOLULU — A wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of a New York teenager swept out to sea during a Hawaii hiking and kayaking tour has been settled.

  7. | Posted: Feb 4 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told law students at the University of Hawaii on Monday that the nation’s highest court was wrong to uphold the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II, but he wouldn’t be surprised if the court issued a similar ruling during a future conflict.

  8. | Posted: Feb 4 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told law students at the University of Hawaii on Monday that the nation’s highest court was wrong to uphold the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II, but he wouldn’t be surprised if the court issued a similar ruling during a future conflict.

  9. | Posted: Feb 4 2014 - 1:00am

    HONOLULU — People who work but are still homeless would get help moving into rooms for rent in private homes if Hawaii lawmakers pass a bill expanding a state housing program.

  10. | Posted: Feb 4 2014 - 1:00am

    HONOLULU — People who work but are still homeless would get help moving into rooms for rent in private homes if Hawaii lawmakers pass a bill expanding a state housing program.

  11. | Posted: Feb 3 2014 - 1:00am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers this week will consider a bill that could make lying to police illegal, and another that would give adopted children full access to their birth records once they turn 18.

  12. | Posted: Feb 3 2014 - 1:00am

    HONOLULU — Hawaii lawmakers this week will consider a bill that could make lying to police illegal, and another that would give adopted children full access to their birth records once they turn 18.

  13. | Posted: Feb 1 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — Dug-up bones and unidentified remains of Native Hawaiians may be reburied on an uninhabited island if a proposed law passes.

  14. | Posted: Feb 1 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — Dug-up bones and unidentified remains of Native Hawaiians may be reburied on an uninhabited island if a proposed law passes.

  15. | Posted: Jan 31 2014 - 1:01am

    HONOLULU — It’s been months since same-sex marriage became legal in Hawaii, but taxpayers still don’t know how much money supporters or opponents spent to influence the decision.