Our Priorities


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Teaching our Keiki

Hawai‘i’s Blueprint for Public Education focuses on 21st century skills. Our innovation economy depends on a well-educated workforce.

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The Road To Home

To provide housing for Hawai‘i over the next several years, the state housing agencies will continue to leverage state funds and reduce regulatory barriers to increase the inventory of affordable housing.

Hawaii Coast

Preserving our ʻĀina

The Sustainable Hawai‘i Initiative focuses on protecting our waters, preserving our land and increasing food production for our communities.

BILLS SIGNED OR VETOED


 

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Bills Signed in 2018

Intent to Veto deadline: June 25
Final Approval or Veto deadline: July 10

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Stay in the loop with Governor Ige


 

ABOUT THE GOVERNOR


David Ige

Governor David Y. Ige was sworn in as the eighth governor of the State of Hawai‘i on December 1, 2014. He became the fourth native-born Governor of Hawai‘i and first governor in the United States of America of Okinawan descent.

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17 hours ago

Governor David Ige

These lucky students at the Wailuku Elementary School A+ program were treated to a read aloud session with the First Lady today! Dawn and I have always loved reading and enjoy getting others excited about it, too. #Maui ... See MoreSee Less

18 hours ago

Governor David Ige

Honokaa Jazz Band rocks at the Capitol! It's Jazz Appreciation Month and Hawaii has such tremendous teamwork and talent!
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Honoka'a Jazz Band “JAZZ PPRECIATION MONTH”
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2 days ago

Governor David Ige

3 days ago

Governor David Ige

Today I unveiled a new collaborative partnership in the state’s homelessness effort. This pilot program called Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD), aims to improve public safety and reduce criminal activity in Downtown Honolulu and Chinatown.

It is funded by the Department of Health Hawaii -- Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division and involves a partnership between more than 30 community organizations.

Government cannot resolve homelessness on its own. The LEAD pilot program will strengthen the bonds of trust and understanding between law enforcement and the most vulnerable members of our community.

Read on: bit.ly/2HaK0Wo
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