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Aloha kākou: Today, April 11, marked the beginning of the Legislature’s conference committee on the State’s budget. The conference committee is made up of all the members of the Senate Ways and Means Committee and the House Finance Committee, and this is the time the final budget decisions will be made. In the House version ...
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Ho‘omaika‘i to Waiohuli Hawaiian homesteader Manalani English on winning the coveted title of Miss Aloha Hula at the 50th Annual Merrie Monarch Hula Festival. Such an accomplishment is a true testament of an ‘ōlapa’s dedication to the practice, art, and lifestyle of hula. Your skill and grace certainly raise the bar for next year’s ‘ōlapa. ...
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Governor Neil Abercrombie visited Department of Hawaiian Home Lands staff including Jobie Masagatani, DHHL Interim Director and Chair-Designate for the Hawaiian Homes Commission. The informal meet and greet at DHHL headquarters in Kapolei comes just two days after a Senate committee recommended approving Gov. Abercrombie’s nominee to run DHHL. “I have complete confidence in her ...
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WAIMĀNALO, OʻAHU — Hawaiian Homes Commission Chairman-Designate Jobie Masagatani and Department of Hawaiian Home Lands staff met with beneficiary leaders at Ka Hoʻoilina Na Kūhiō Community Center in Waimānalo Wednesday night to discuss the Nelson V. Hawaiian Homes Commission court case as well as the Department’s current budget proposal. In early 2012, the Hawaii Supreme Court provided ...
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From: Kawika Riley [email protected] Sent: Wednesday, December 05, 2012 6:43 AM To: [email protected] Cc: [email protected] Subject: Full Scholarship Available for Native Hawaiian to Attend DC-Based Native Leadership program Aloha Kākou — I hope that this email finds everyone well. I’m writing you because the George Washington University’s Native American Political Leadership program wants to give a ...
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