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 in 2019

Intent to Veto deadline: June 24
Final Approval or Veto deadline: July 9

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Stay in the loop with Governor Ige



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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13 hours ago

Governor David Ige

This is good news for Hawaiʻi taxpayers who will see critical highway projects throughout the state delivered in a way that is financially prudent. Investment in our highway infrastructure is an important factor in providing a better quality of life for our residents, as well as supporting and growing Hawaiʻi’s economy. Read more at ow.ly/nhpP50xaaPw #SustainableHawaii #HIGov ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago

Governor David Ige

I salute each and every one of you who have been part of the great brotherhood and sisterhood we call the U.S. military—our veterans, active-duty service members, guardsmen and reservists. Mahalo nui for serving our great nation. #VeteransDay2019 ... See MoreSee Less

4 days ago

Governor David Ige

150th Anniversary Celebration of the YMCA. Congratulations to the honorees! ... See MoreSee Less

5 days ago

Governor David Ige

100 years ago today, a small group of pioneering women, committed to pursuing gender equality and lending their collective talents in service to their community, assembled in Buffalo, New York and founded the Confederation of Zonta International. Today there are over 29,000 members in over 63 countries. I was happy to recognize the Hawaiʻi Chapter today. Happy Anniversary to you and mahalo for empowering women and girls worldwide. #HappyAlohaFriday

Proclamation: bit.ly/2pWtqGd
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