March 2020: Hawai’i County Poll

Voters on Hawai’i Island have been polled on various topics by the Hawai’i Connection. The Hawai’i Connection recognizes that polling gives an overall outlook of what the socio-political environment looks like through a sample of answers from the community. Multiple polls will be taken in the course of the 2020 election and we will continueContinue reading “March 2020: Hawai’i County Poll”

Running for Office 101

By. Bronsten Kossow — Is it that time of year again? Names of candidates, both new and old, have started appearing out of nowhere in all forms of advertising: on lawn signs; in your mailbox on flyers; random people may have started knocking on your door to try to get your support; scrolling through social media and seeing a “Sponsored by the Friends of….” post. And why would that be? Well, February 3, 2020 marks the start of campaign season.