It’s an even-numbered year, so Mufi Hanneman is running for governor as an independent. And no, we’re not the news site for his party.
Stanley Chang spoke today on the need for millionaires to carry a higher tax burden.
We recently introduced our platform: the Agenda for Change, which calls for bold progressive policy solutions such as job creation through government investments in infrastructure, free college education in exchange for service, and universal public pre-kindergarten. None of these programs would be possible without an equitable tax system in which everybody contributes his or her fair share.
The call was organized by Progressive Change Campaign Committee, a progressive political action committee.
Governor Abercrombie said in an interview with Mark Z. Barabak of the L.A. Times that late US Senator Daniel Inouye didn’t have a “dying wish” for his seat to go to Colleen Hanabusa. It would be far stronger for Governor Abercrombie to articulate his reasons for picking Brian Schatz, and say no more about the Inouye letter.