GOP-Hawaii State Convention at the Ko'olau Conference Center.
Credit Wayne Yoshioka
Republican candidates in Hawaii garnered less than one third of the total votes cast in 2012. With less than 18 months remaining before the 2014 General Elections, GOP officials are trying to expand their voter base to make a better showing in future elections. HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports.
Administrators and representatives for Public Employee Retirement systems nationwide are in Hawai’i this week for their annual 4-day conference. And, like so many other gatherings here, conducting a business conference in Hawaii has come under fire once again in some mainland states. But, as HPR’s Wayne Yoshioka reports, the Governor was on point and in attack-mode today.
Voters across Pakistan will go to the polls tomorrow for national parliamentary elections. While the campaign has been marked by violence, the event will also produce some history. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.
Losing the popular vote but winning political power. It’s happened before in the U.S. presidential election, and now it’s happened in a different context in Malaysia. HPR’s Bill Dorman explains in today’s Asia Minute.