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Ashida Plays Politics with County Council

Ashida Plays Politics with County Council

By Curtis Narimatsu and Go Lakers Mayor Billy Kenoi’s veto of the County of Hawaii budget for 2011-2012 was made possible by Corporation Counsel Lincoln Ashida’s handy declaration of its illegality. The way we see it, Ashida is abusing the budget process for partisan purposes by undermining the new majority on the Hawai`i County Council. Through his action, Ashida has...
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