Tag Archives: Gary Hooser

Campaign For Kauai Council – Launched! Please join us.

Aloha Friends, As you may have seen in recent media coverage, I’ve decided to seek election to the Kauai County Council. Serving as the State Director of Environmental Quality Control (OEQC) is both a worthy endeavor and an honor, but … Continue reading

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Next Steps – A Statewide Exploratory Committee

Aloha Friends, Mahalo to all for the tremendous support and encouragement you have offered over the past two weeks. Your contributions have taken us very close to achieving our first tier goal! The next step is the formation of a … Continue reading

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On Running For Congress – A Possible Path

Aloha, I can no longer merely watch from the sidelines as the “politics as usual” in Washington threatens the very fabric of our lives and the security of our democracy slips further and further every day. As the financial debacle … Continue reading

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The Players, The Process, The Rules – lessons from the ‘Ledge’

Approximately 3,500 bills will be submitted during the upcoming 2011 legislative session that begins on January 19.  Upon sine die, in early May, approximately 200 of those bills will have passed successfully through the legislature. Many of these measures are … Continue reading

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A New Day In Hawaii – Expectations, Possibilities And Reality

What can the public really expect from the Abercrombie administration during the upcoming 2011 legislative session? To claim success, the new administration must achieve tangible “trumpet-able” results during the upcoming 60-day legislative session, while simultaneously laying a solid foundation for … Continue reading

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Why Do I March?

Why do I march? Today October 16 from 3 until 5pm, I will be marching in the Second Annual Pride Alliance “March For Equality”.  I expect the march will be a relatively simple event, a few hundred people perhaps, walking … Continue reading

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Relating To The Regulation Of The Poor and Unwashed:

The actual title of this newly proposed city ordinance is “Relating To The Regulation of Sidewalks – http://www4.honolulu.gov/docushare/dsweb/Get/Document-104820/5df-47bx.pdf But the intent is clearly: How do we pass a law that keeps poor homeless people from getting in our way? What … Continue reading

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