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• Listening to community input, then leading – As governor, I want to listen to people’s concerns, then make decisions in the best interest of the community. For instance, when one Maui community had a better plan than the state for dealing with highway damage and ocean erosion, we listened to their concerns and implemented ...
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• New Blueprint for empowered schools and student success – The most important way we move Hawai‘i forward and secure a bright future is to reform our education system. I formed the Every Student Succeeds Act Team with the goal of creating one of the nation’s best school systems. This means going beyond test scores ...
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Building more affordable housing

Posted on Jan 1, 2017 in Main

• More housing units for local residents – Lack of affordable housing affects many families trying to make ends meet. That’s why increasing production in this area is a top priority for my administration, and our efforts are paying off. We’ve set aside $180 million in private activity bonds to develop more than 2,600 affordable ...
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