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President's Message
This Year's Education Bills (Mary Anne Raywid)
Affordable Shelter (Jackie Parnell)
New LWV State Website (Andrea Dean)
2006 Freedom of Information Compliance Audit (Jackie Parnell)
League Makes it to the Wheel (Jean Aoki)
Voter Owned Elections (Clean Elections) (Kory Payne)
Education Committee Report (and why political reform...) (Mary Anne Raywid)
Never Say it Makes No Difference (Jean Aoki)
Court Rules Private Serial Communications Violate State's Sunshine Law
Martha Black Dies
Gambling: Hopefully a Non-Issue This Legislative Session (Judy Rantala)
Century of Accountability (Mary Anne Raywid)
Prophecy Gone Wrong (Dwight D. Eisenhower)
Chapter Reports: Kauai (Carol Bain)
Chapter Reports: Honolulu (Jackie Parnell)
Chapter Reports: Hawaii (Marianna Scheffer)
Chapter Reports: Maui (Joshua Cooper)

Chapter Reports: Hawaii

The fast pace of development on the Big Island continues to be of great concern. The strain on resources, the need for better services, and the desire to preserve the environment have together been a focus of our activities.

At our January meeting, Carolyn Stewart of Marine and Coastal Solutions International gave a talk on wastewater management. All in all, this was a very informative and well received talk.

On March 15, we will host a panel discussion for Sunshine Week. It is described elsewhere in this issue.

Marianna Scheffer,

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