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Vice-President Evelyn Bender
Vice-President Evelyn Bender has been League's member of the Coalition' on Legislative Reform, a citizen's coalition (AAUW, Common Cause, and the Hawaii Council of Churches), which has been reviewing areas in legislative processes which hinder citizen participation.
The coalition has presented its recommendations to House and Senate leadership and to each legislator. Their recommendations. cover access to capitol facilities and information, the need for a public service room, legislative staffing patterns, and access to the legislative process.
Her many years as League member and as a participant in the legislative arena - as lobbyist and as employee - have made Evelyn uniquely qualified for participation in the coalition.
Here is her "Viewpoint" of May 28, 1989: