Federal judge’s ruling invalidating GMO vote comes as no surprise
July 3, 2015 By now there has been widespread coverage throughout Hawaii and abroad about U.S. more »»
Independence means freedom from inappropriate special funds
July 2, 2015 Special funding is one of the complications of public finance in Hawaii that we at the Tax Foundation of Hawaii have pointed out over the years. more »»
Council welcomes fiscal year with more transparency
June 28, 2015 The county’s $620.7 million budget for fiscal year 2016 will take effect Wednesday. The council approved the budget with significant public input in more than two dozen public meetings. more »»
Unfounded attacks have no place when testifying for or against a bill
June 26, 2015 Last week, the Maui Chamber of Commerce, along with several other individuals, testified in support of a bill (PC21) to amend Chapter 2. more »»
Friends don’t let friends pay higher taxes, do they?
June 25, 2015 “Friends don’t let friends pay higher taxes. more »»
Maui chamber showcases county at gathering in Washington, D.C.
June 19, 2015 Last week the Maui Chamber of Commerce participated with approximately 50 companies and 100 individuals from Hawaii in the “Hawaii On The Hill” event in Washington, D.C. more »»