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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Governor David Ige

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17 hours ago

Governor David Ige

Former Gov. Ariyoshi has been a long time advocate of TMT for one simple reason: KNOWLEDGE. I support the telescope for the same reason. The advanced capabilities of the TMT will very likely lead to discoveries that we cannot anticipate and scientific impacts far beyond what we envision today. #ImuaTMT ... See MoreSee Less

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Governor David Ige

Congratulations to the Central East Maui Little Leaguers! Good luck in your next game for the U.S. championship 🤙 #LLWS ... See MoreSee Less

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