Maui Weeklyhttp://www.mauiweekly.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 21 Oct 2014 01:17:07 EDTTue, 21 Oct 2014 01:17:07 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssHawai'i Stands United on Sustainability and Climate Change Preparednesshttp://www.mauiweekly.com/page/content.detail/id/532735.htmlI would like to extend a warm mahalo to Mayors Arakawa, Caldwell, Carvalho and Kenoi for joining me and Office of Hawaiian Affairs leadership in signing the "Aloha+ Challenge: A Culture of Sustainability" declaration on July 7 at the State Capitol.Tue, 5 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTHawai'i a 'Rising Star' in Education Transformationhttp://www.mauiweekly.com/page/content.detail/id/532367.htmlHawai'i--once in danger of losing our "Race to the Top" federal education reform grant--is now considered a "rising star" among states. While visiting local schools last month, U.S.Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTHawai'i's Airports Going Greenhttp://www.mauiweekly.com/page/content.detail/id/532231.htmlAt Hawai'i's airports, an exciting program is underway that will propel our state forward in achieving Hawai'i's goal of 70 percent clean energy by the year 2030--30 percent from efficiency measures and 40 percent coming from locally generated...Thu, 6 Mar 2014 00:00:00 EDTHawai'i on the Right Path to Fiscal Sustainabilityhttp://www.mauiweekly.com/page/content.detail/id/532100.htmlAs we begin the New Year, the State of Hawai'i is in a much-improved financial and economic position. This achievement is no accident.Thu, 9 Jan 2014 00:00:00 EDTSpecial Session Provides Greatest Opportunity for Focus, Fairnesshttp://www.mauiweekly.com/page/content.detail/id/511743.htmlMy decision to call the state Legislature into special session this October was based on doing what is right to create equity for all in Hawai'i. Since last June's U.S.Thu, 19 Sep 2013 00:00:00 EDT