Press Releases

  HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of ...
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May 25, 2018   PHOTOS can be found here.   HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed SB270, which prohibits therapists from offering “sexual orientation change efforts” or “conversion therapy” to patients under the age of 18.   The ban on “sexual orientation change efforts” includes the practice of attempting to change a person’s sexual orientation, ...
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C&C of Honolulu Agreement County of Kauai Agreement HONOLULU – Gov. Ige and Mayor Bernard Carvalho signed a Letter of Agreement today that will release an initial $25 million in flood assistance to the County of Kauaʻi. The funds will help the county proceed with disaster recovery projects following record-breaking rainfall in April 2018 that ...
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MEDIA ADVISORY   WHAT:                      Bill signing for SB 270 This bill bans sexual orientation change efforts or “conversion therapy” by counselors, for patients under the age of 18.             WHO:                        Governor David Ige                                              Key legislators                                   WHEN:                    Friday, May 25, 2018 at 11 a.m.   WHERE:                    State Capitol, 5th floor, Governor’s Ceremonial ...
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MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT: Governor David Ige and Mayor Bernard Carvalho to sign Letter of Agreement transferring disaster funds for county flood response projects WHO: Governor David Ige Mayor Bernard Carvalho Key Legislators WHEN: Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1 p.m. WHERE: Mayor Carvalho’s Office 4444 Rice St., Suite 235 ### Media Contacts: Sarah Blane Office ...
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  HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today honored the state’s top manager, employee and team of the year with the Governor’s Award. The award is designed to employees from the state Executive Branch, managers, and work teams who exemplify the highest caliber of public service and dedication in serving the people of Hawai‘i. The statewide ...
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HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i, ...
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Honolulu – Gov. David Y. Ige has announced the formation of a Dual-Status Command, Joint Task Force 50 (JTF) in response to the Kilauea lava flow on Hawai‘i Island. Gov. Ige’s formal request to appoint Brig. Gen. Kenneth Hara was submitted on Tuesday, May 15 and approved by Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis earlier ...
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HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, Gov. David Ige has ordered that the United States flag and the Hawai‘i state flag will be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i, ...
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HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige’s request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawai‘i Island was granted, one day after the governor submitted the request. The disaster declaration means that federal assistance will be available for public facilities such as roads, public parks, schools and waterpipes damaged or destroyed by the Kilauea volcanic eruption and earthquakes. ...
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