Pollyanna approach to Hawaii’s economic woes not working

At the beginning of the year, our governor boasted about his efforts to put the state on a “sound financial footing.” What a difference a few months can make. That quote from Gov. David Ige’s State of the State address in January

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‘Why we left Hawaii’

Hawaii is notorious for its high taxes and excessive regulations. Hawaii’s cost of living is the highest in the U.S., and it’s resulted in more residents leaving the state than moving in. These are the stories of residents who made the difficult decision to leave the place the islands they once called home.