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May 16, 2017

$438 M Secured for Maui Capital Improvement Projects

Maui representatives secured more than $438 million in CIP funding for the biennium of fiscal years 2018 and 2019 for various projects in Maui County.
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January 16, 2017

Sen. Baker & Rep. McKelvey Host Talk Story Jan. 16

Senator Rosalyn Baker and Rep. McKelvey will hold a Legislative Town Hall Meeting on Jan. 16, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the West Maui Senior Center in Lahaina.
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January 05, 2017

Rep. Decoite Urges Organizations To Apply for Grant-In-Aid Funds

Maui County's District 13 Rep. Lynn DeCoite issued a statement today, urging qualified nonprofit organizations to apply for Grant-in-Aid funds.
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February 29, 2016

Tegarden Files Nomination Papers for 2016 House Race

South Maui resident and Democratic candidate Deidre Tegarden, who is running for the State House of Representatives 11th District (Kīhei, Wailea, Mākena), filed her nomination papers today at the Office of the County Clerk in the Kalana O Maui building.
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February 25, 2016

Tegarden to Host Campaign Fundraiser at VFW Hall in Kīhei

Longtime South Maui resident and Democratic candidate Deidre Tegarden, who is running for the State House of Representatives 11th District (Kīhei, Wailea, Mākena), will host a campaign fundraiser at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in Kīhei from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 29, 2016.
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August 01, 2014

CANDIDATE SPOTLIGHT: James “Kimo” Apana – Candidate State House 9

James “Kimo” Apana is a candidate for the State House District 9 seat. Apana is running on the democratic ticket and faces fellow democrat, Justin Woodson for the seat. There are no other party challengers.
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September 23, 2013

VIDEO: Arakawa Highlights Legislative Focus

All four counties face similar issues, including: liability, unfunded mandates for employee benefit packages, reducing costs through consolidation of services, and issues surrounding the transient accommodations tax or TAT.
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December 14, 2012

House Leadership to be Determined on Opening Day

Present House Speaker Calvin Say announced Thursday that he will no longer be a candidate for speaker for the 2013-14 legislative sessions.
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January 31, 2012

Maui Lawmakers Introduce Taxation and Employment Bills

Maui Rep. Kyle Yamashita introduced an employment security bill that adjusts maximum unemployment benefits and unemployment insurance contribution rates. Rep. Angus McKelvey introduced a bill seeking the establishment of a tax credit for those who hire unemployed or disabled veterans.
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January 26, 2012

VIDEO: Mayor Provides Maui Legislative Highlights

He joined the entire Maui delegation earlier this week in Honolulu as all nine council members attended the joint money committee hearing for the state House and Senate. "We had a very strong showing," said Arakawa during an exclusive interview earlier this week.
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June 03, 2011

VIDEO: Maui Lani Park and SMA Bill Survive in Legislature

Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa detailed some of the key legislative items saying Maui County was able to secure over $200 million in Capital Improvement Projects.
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