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  1. Read Story -Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Midweek.com

    ... having served successfully in those fields over the past 38 years. He previously was chief of staff to Gov. Neil Abercrombie, as well as vice president of E.E. Black, original executive director of Pacific Resource Partnership and COO of ...

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  2. What Ige didn't mention in his Address could set the stage this sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KITV-TV

    ... opportunities. " But he DIDN'T say a word about more money for Pre-K -- a top priority for former governor Neil Abercrombie. Nor did he address the ailing University of Hawaii Cancer Center -- OR the unversity's limping Athletics Department -- ...

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  3. Gov. Ige focuses on housing, more in State of the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KITV-TV

    ... and jobs. His address included a who's who of Hawaii politics. Many recent former governors -- including Neil Abercrombie -- current Hawaii lawmakers and mayors from all four counties attended the event. "First, we have fully committed our current ...

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  4. Ige picks Castle & Cooke executive to head DLNRRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... c and the loss of agricultural lands. William Aila, land board chairman and DLNR director under former Gov. Neil Abercrombie, left the post at the end of 2014 after he was named by Ige to be deputy director of the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands.

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  5. Former Hawaii Governor Picked By Rauner To Be His Chief Operating OfficerRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Advance Indiana

    ... the state's Health Department officials, who answered to Lingle's successor, long-time Obama friend Gov. Neil Abercrombie, refused to document its authenticity, only saying there was a recording of his birth in the state's health records, which ...

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  6. Opening day of the 2015 Hawaii state Legislature: SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Journal

    Hawaii's state Legislature opened its 2015 session with the usual mix of dignitaries, speeches by House Speaker Joe Souki and Senate President Donna Mercado Kim and entertainment, including a performance by local entertainer Frank De Lima . Gov. David Ige was in attendance for the festivities on Wednesday, as well as former Gov. Neil Abercrombie , former Gov. John Waihee and former Gov. George Ariyoshi .

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  7. Hawaii Gov. David Ige says Kakaako development should focus on local residents, small businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    ... rather than outside investors. In a one-on-one interview with PBN last week, Ige - who upset then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie , who had been a proponent of growth in Kakaako, in last year's Democratic primary before winning the November general election - ...

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  8. Hawaii Gov. David Ige says Kakaako development should focus on local residents, small businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    ... rather than outside investors. In a one-on-one interview with PBN last week, Ige - who upset then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie , who had been a proponent of growth in Kakaako, in last year's Democratic primary before winning the November general election - ...

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  9. NASA selects Hawaii to develop world's first laser communications siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Business Journal

    ... Natural Resources. This major development was revealed in a memorandum on Aug. 8 from former Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie to the Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism. The memos were obtained by PBN through a recent public ...

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  10. Governor sent list of finalists for UH Board of RegentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... enate are Simeon Acoba, Dileep Bal, and Peter Hoffmann. Their interim appointments were made by former Gov. Neil Abercrombie in October to replace regents who had resigned in July.

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  11. Hermina Morita resigns from Hawaii Public Utilities CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Business Journal

    ... state lawmaker from Kauai whose term ended on June 30, 2014, had been kept on a holdover basis by then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie . Many in the energy industry had applauded Abercrombie's appointment of Morita, who is known as a strong advocate and ...

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  12. Bruce Coppa to lobby for Capitol ConsultantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Bruce Coppa, former chief of staff for Gov. Neil Abercrombie, has been hired by the lobbying firm Capitol Consultants of Hawaii as executive vice president. Coppa, 60, first worked for Abercrombie as comptroller and director of the Department of Accounting and General Services.

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  13. Former Abercrombie aide Bruce Coppa joins lobbying firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    Bruce Coppa , who was most recently former Gov. Neil Abercrombie 's chief of staff, has been named executive vice president and partner of Capitol Consultants of Hawaii, one of Hawaii's biggest lobbying agencies. The firm, which is led by Chairman G.A. "Red" Morris and President John Radcliffe , represents clients ranging from local companies Altres Inc. and Hawaii Management Alliance Association to international companies such as Monsanto Co.

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  14. Pharmacy school dean extends his stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | West Hawaii Today

    ... that it has been fully accredited after a site visit by the ACPE in October - one week after then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie announced the release of state funds for the building project. Pezzuto earns $341,568 a year, according to data provided by the ...

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  15. Hawaii delegates lining up priorities for the House of RepresentativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | KITV-TV

    ... Takai just wrapped up a reception at his new office on the Cannon building. He says former Governor Neil Abercrombie stopped by -- at a PRE-RECEPTION the night before. Representative Gabbard also moved offices. She says a paddle from a group of kids ...

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  16. Hickenlooper: U.S. should look to states for how to governRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | USA Today

    ... race. Democrat David Ige overcame minimal name recognition and a 10-to-1 fundraising deficit to defeat Gov. Neil Abercrombie in the primary, and then cruised to victory in the general election. Democrat Gina Raimondo, a former venture capitalist, ...

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  17. What a year it was: Top 10 stories for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | West Hawaii Today

    ... decision as early as January. 7. West Hawaii joined most of the rest of the state to deliver incumbent Gov. Neil Abercrombie a stunning primary defeat against fellow Democrat and state Sen. David Ige. Ige went on to an easy victory in the Nov. 2 ...

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  18. Top news was Ige's election and No. 2, Pele's projectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... Ige, a longtime state senator, started the year as somewhat of an unknown quantity trailing unpopular Gov. Neil Abercrombie by single digits. But before votes were cast in August's primary election, he had used a grass-roots, personal campaign style ...

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  19. Year in Review: Countdown of PBN's top 15 Business Pulse surveys in 2014 - No. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | Business Journal

    ... takers. Thirty-nine percent of respondents liked James "Duke" Aiona best, 34 percent were for then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie while David Ige - just sworn in as governor -was the preferred choice of just 22 percent of respondents. We posted this survey ...

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  20. Minimum Wage Increases in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 | STAR 101.9

    ... increase will be to $7.75 an hour. It will go up to $10.10 an hour in 2018. Former Democratic Governor Neil Abercrombie signed the minimum wage increase into law. Republican State Senator Sam Slom voted against it, saying minimum wage is an entry ...

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