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State Office of Consumer Protection Cites Improper Drug Promotion and Labeling for Biologic Medications HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ (DCCA) Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) along with 48 state law enforcement agencies, and the District of Columbia, announced a major settlement with Amgen Inc. (Amgen) for the promotion of Aranesp ...
Read More DCCA NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii Reaches Million Settlement with Biologics Manufacturer Amgen Inc.

HONOLULU – As part of the annual “Beat the School Jam” campaign, the Hawaii Department of Transportation today announced plans to suspend construction-related road closures during daylight hours on major highways from – Aug. 24th through Aug. 28th – to alleviate traffic congestion during the week when more than 52,000 university, college, and private school ...
Read More HDOT NEWS RELEASE: State, City Launch “Beat The School Jam” Campaign and MyGoAkamai – A Personalized Alerting Service

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and Partners in Care, Oʻahu’s coalition of providers serving homeless people, announced the results of the most recent survey of homeless people in Kakaʻako. Conducted by the Kalihi-Palama Health Center and Waikīkī Health, the survey was undertaken the week of August 3. The surveyors noted that the encampment in Kakaʻako ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: Partners in Care assists Governor Ige’s Leadership Team on Homelessness

HONOLULU – The state Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs’ (DCCA) Office of Consumer Protection (OCP) is suing an appliance company for allegedly scamming Hawaii consumers out of thousands for unperformed repairs. The lawsuit was filed today in the First Circuit Court of the State of Hawaii. OCP Executive Director Stephen Levins says Shane Mulleitner, ...
Read More DCCA NEWS RELEASE: Hawaii Office of Consumer Protection Sues Local Appliance Repair Company

What:           Media Briefing on weekly meeting of the Governor’s Leadership Team on Homelessness, including results of the survey of homeless people in Kaka‘ako Who:             Governor David Ige, Leadership Team members, Partners in Care When:          Monday, August 17 at 2pm Where:        State Capitol, 5th Floor Executive Chambers, Ceremonial Room We plan to live stream the event ...
Read More MEDIA ADVISORY: Media Briefing on weekly meeting of the Governor’s Leadership Team on Homelessness

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Posted on Aug 16, 2015 in Proclamations

HONOLULU – Upon the completion of the state’s Transformation Internship Program (TIP) summer 2015 session, Gov. David Y. Ige recognized participants in a ceremony held today at the Hawaii State Capitol. The Office of Information Management and Technology (OIMT) launched the nationally recognized program in partnership with the state Department of Human Resources Development in ...
Read More OIMT NEWS RELEASE: Students Work Alongside State Innovators in Award-Winning ‘Transformation Internship Program’

HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige has ordered all United States and State of Hawai‘i flags be flown at half-staff at state offices, agencies and the Hawai‘i National Guard as a mark of respect for the late former State Rep. Colleen Meyer. The flags will be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, August ...
Read More NEWS RELEASE: Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of former State House Rep. Colleen Meyer