Gov. David Ige signed an executive order Tuesday that aims to prevent other states from punishing their residents who get an abortion in the islands.
Gov. David Ige (D) declined to veto legislation that decriminalizes up to three grams of marijuana. The law will take effect in January 2020.
Gov. David Ige signed into law three bills that strengthened LGBTQ rights in the state, including one that added gender "X" to state IDs and driver's licenses.
The Thirty Meter Telescope, set to be the largest in the world, will be built on Mauna Kea despite years of protests and a Supreme Court battle.
But the causal connection to climate change remains hazy.
Residents scrambled to gather emergency supplies and food before the storm arrives.
“This bill is a small first step worldwide to really caring about our corals," Gov. David Ige (D) said.
“Hawaii is showing the Trump administration that the states will stand up for our kids, even when Washington will not.”
David Ige said he couldn’t alert citizens to a false alarm because he couldn’t remember his social media passwords.
He didn't tell the public until 15 minutes later, because his staff handles his social media, a spokeswoman said.