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On March 7, Ka Ipu Kukui Fellows met with Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui and other lawmakers in the Lieutenant Governor’s conference room where they discussed topics ranging from Hawaii’s tax code to the role of an elected official. This month, the Fellows have been studying governance. They came to Oahu to tour the State Capitol ...
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Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui (right) speaks with Iao Intermediate School staff and student body representatives, including student body Vice President Noah Jordan Magbual, about after-school programs. Curriculum Coordinator Lara Whitefield and other staff members Monday presented current after-school program options to Tsutsui, including the federally funded Uniting Peer Learning Integrating New Knowledge program and the ...
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Traditional Chinese Lantern Festival On February 25th, Lt. Governor Tsutsui met with Mr. Qiu Shaofang, the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Los Angeles, to discuss matters relating to growing and improving the relationship between the People’s Republic of China and Hawaii.  The two shared a positive discussion and exchange of ideas ...
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On Thursday, February 28, Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui visited Hongwanji Mission School to interact with students and teachers, give a presentation about state government, and hold a lively question and answer session. Nearly eighty students, ranging from second grade to eighth grade, gathered in the Temple Annex where they listened to the Lieutenant Governor share ...
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Mabuhay Philippines! From February 1-11, Lt. Governor Tsutsui co-led, along with Philippine Consul General of Honolulu, Julius Torres, a successful Trade Mission to the Philippines with the Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii.  Approximately 45 delegates participated in the Trade Mission, including business, community and government leaders from a variety of businesses including restaurant franchises, ...
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Monday, Feb 25, 2013 ULUPALAKUA, Maui, Hawaii, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz, Hawaii Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui and Maui County Mayor Alan Arakawa today joined officials from Sempra U.S. Gas & Power, BP Wind Energy and community leaders for the dedication of the new Auwahi Wind facility on Ulupalakua Ranch. The ...
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Yesterday evening Maui Mayor Alan Arakawa addressed a crowd of about 500 community and business leaders, politicians, students and families. He delivered his 2013 “State Of The County” address. Below are a small portion of those comments. “We have been working with Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui, who is in the process of obtaining 60 acres ...
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January 30, 2013 By Alex Beers With Maui boys Shan Tsutsui and Joe Souki holding down important positions in the state (Lieutenant Governor and Speaker of the House, respectively), island residents have predicted a louder voice in the seemingly Oahu-centric Hawaii government. But now, according to a Jan. 28 Hawaii state Senate press release, Maui ...
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January 22, 2013 HONOLULU – In his third State of the State address, Gov. Neil Abercrombie today outlined plans to maximize the state’s sound fiscal footing and improving economy by focusing on business innovation, food and energy security, and early childhood education. “Two years ago, our administration had just taken office amidst an extremely difficult ...
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January 19, 2013                           Philippine Consul General Julius D. Torres and Lieutenant Governor Shan S. Tsutsui. By Wendy Osher Hawaii Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutusi of Maui will head a delegation of more than 40 business executives to the Philippines. This is the 23rd ...
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