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2014 ELECTION OBSERVATIONS In 2014, there are 298 candidates running for 102 seats up for election out of 128 elective seats in the state of Hawaii and its four counties.  The 102 seats up for election this year are: Governor (1), Lt. Governor (1), Senate (13), House (51), Maui Mayor (1), Kauai Mayor (1), Honolulu ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – July 2014, Vol. 20, No. 2

REMEMBER TO CHECK-OFF $3 ON YOUR STATE TAX RETURN The Hawaii Campaign Spending Commission operates from a trust fund called the Hawaii Election Campaign Fund.  This fund depends on Hawaii taxpayers checking off the box on their state income tax form which permits $3 from state funds (or $6 if married and filing a joint ...
Read More CSC Newsletter – January 2014, Vol. 20, No. 1