OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR – Media Advisory – Induction of Governor George Ariyoshi into the Aloha Order of Merit

Posted on Apr 26, 2019 in Latest News, Press Releases

WHAT:    Induction of Governor George Ryoichi Ariyoshi into the Aloha Order of Merit

Established in 1993 by the Hawai‘i State Legislature, the Aloha Order of Merit is one of the State of Hawaiʻi’s highest honors in recognition of individuals who have provided extraordinary service and brought great honor to Hawaiʻi nei.

The Hawai‘i House of Representatives and Senate approved Gov. Ariyoshi’s induction on April 22, 2019 with the passage of House Concurrent Resolution No. 232.

WHO:      Governor David Ige

Senate President Ron Kouchi, House Speaker Scott Saiki, other members of the Legislature

Chief Justice Mark Recktenwald

County Mayors

Office of Hawaiian Affairs

Other public officials

Note to editors: Members of the public are invited

WHEN:    Monday, April 29, 2019 at 1 p.m.

WHERE:  State Capitol, Senate Chamber

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Media contacts:

Governor’s office: Cindy McMillan at 586-0012 or cindy.mcmillan@hawaii.gov

State House: Carolyn Tanaka at (808) 586-6133 or tanaka@capitol.hawaii.gov

State Senate: Richard Rapoza at 808-586-6261 or r.rapoza@capitol.hawaii.gov