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Red tape tally long overdue

Red tape tally long overdue

It is commonly said that Hawaii has too many government regulations, but how many regulations are there exactly? The answer: Nobody knows. However, researchers from the Mercatus Center have embarked on a project to count by the end of this year the number of...

‘He’s making a list’

‘He’s making a list’

You better watch out You better not cry Better not pout I'm telling you why Santa Claus is coming to town Who doesn't love Santa Claus? He's the enduring symbol of Christmas and, at his best, the embodiment of generosity and holiday spirit. At his worst, however, he...

Hawaii misses the bitcoin boom

Hawaii misses the bitcoin boom

This past February, Hawaii bitcoin customers learned that they would no longer be able to buy the digital currency from Hawaii banks. Since then, the price of bitcoin has catapulted to over $4,000 per bitcoin, up from $1,000 in February, which may have cost many...