Hawai'i Island's Response to False Alarm; Civil Engagement
Hawai'i Island's Response to False Alarm
Saturday morning's text message about an incoming ballistic missile had people looking to government for answers -- answers most of us did not get for a tense 38 minutes. We check in with Sherry Bracken, HPR’s Hawai’i Island reporter, about how emergency information flowed to the people of the Big Island.
The 2018 Legislative session opens tomorrow. Our panel discussion today will focus on citizen engagement in government. And the question we’ll put to today’s panel: do we have a complete understanding of our ability, as citizens, to have an impact on the workings of government?
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