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HONOLULU — Gov. David Ige signed a supplemental emergency proclamation yesterday, Mar. 2, 2015. The supplemental proclamation extends the emergency period for the lava flow that threatens the Puna district on Hawaii Island. “The state stands ready to support Hawaii County in its response to the lava flow,” said Gov. Ige. “This extension of the ...
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Jibanyan, official Kids Spokesperson of Hawaiʻi Tourism Japan, made a courtesy call to Mr. David Ige, the Governor of Hawaiʻi, as his first job as a spokesperson. At the Hawaii State Capitol, the Governor received him cordially with a shaka sign. The Governor said “we are extremely fortunate that Jibanyan, who is one of the most popular characters among Japanese children, will be actively involved with Hawaii ...
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HONOLULU – Today Governor David Ige held a news conference to provide information about his participation in the National Governors Association Winter Meeting and his meetings with various federal officials and business leaders in Washington, D.C. “Meeting with the other governors was a valuable experience,” said Gov. David Ige. “We were able to discuss issues ...
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Posted on Feb 22, 2015 in Proclamations

HONOLULU – Today Governor David Ige will be arriving in Washington, DC for the winter meeting of the National Governors Association (NGA). Governors at the meeting are expected to focus on collaboration to solve national issues. Governor Ige serves on the Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee and will be participating in a panel discussion ...
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