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HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige today announced the appointment of Dr. Virginia “Ginny” Pressler, MD, MBA, FACS as director of the Department of Health (DOH). Dr. Pressler’s appointment is subject to confirmation by the State Senate. “Ginny has more than 35 years of experience in the medical field and has held administrative positions for more ...
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HONOLULU — In observance of the 73rd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor and other installations across Oahu, Gov. David Ige today ordered that all Hawaii flags at all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawaii National Guard are to be flown at half-staff alongside U.S. flags from sunrise to sunset on ...
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HONOLULU – Nextera Energy has agreed to buy Hawaiian Electric Industries in a $4.3 billion deal. Gov. Ige stated: “The State of Hawaii will do its due diligence to ensure the sale will be in the best interest for Hawaii Ratepayers. “I am confident that the Public Utilities Commission and the State Consumer Advocate will ...
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HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige today announced the appointments of six additional members of his Cabinet and two deputy directors. These appointments are subject to confirmation by the State Senate. The Governor also announced the appointments of his deputy chief of staff, and four individuals to head the Departments of the Accounting and General Services, ...
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HONORING THE PAST AND CHARTING A NEW TOMORROW INAUGURAL ADDRESS GOVERNOR DAVID Y. IGE STATE CAPITOL HONOLULU, HAWAII DECEMBER 1, 2014 Aloha. Before I begin my formal remarks, I want to acknowledge the one person who has been with me every day during the past 29 years.  My wife Dawn has been my greatest supporter.  ...
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