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Lieutenant Governor Doug Chin delivered opening remarks at the Hawaii Joint Counter-Terrorism Awareness Workshop Series. The JCTAWS, sponsored by the National Counter-Terrorism Center, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, is a nationwide initiative designed to improve the ability of local jurisdictions to prepare for, protect against, and respond to ...
Read More LT. GOVERNOR CHIN ATTENDS THE HAWAII JOINT COUNTER-TERRORISM AWARENESS WORKSHOP SERIES

Lt. Governor Doug Chin recently met with 13 International journalists participating in the East West Center’s Senior Journalists Seminar.  The Senior Journalists Seminar, which began in 2013, is an immersive 21-day dialogue, study, and travel program intended to enhance media coverage and elevate the public debate regarding identity and religion’s role in and resulting impact ...
Read More LT. GOVERNOR CHIN MEETS WITH EAST WEST CENTER SENIOR JOURNALISTS

DOUGLAS S. CHIN LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 14, 2018 HAWAI‘I LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR DOUG CHIN RESPONDS TO ATTORNEY GENERAL OPINION ON GUN LAW HONOLULU — Hawai‘i Lieutenant Governor Doug Chin today issued a statement in response to a formal legal opinion from the State Attorney General clarifying the authority of county police chiefs ...
Read More HAWAI‘I LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR DOUG CHIN RESPONDS TO ATTORNEY GENERAL OPINION ON GUN LAW

Lieutenant Governor Doug Chin recently attended the first ever Global Green Island Summit (GGIS) on Jeju Island, South Korea, on behalf of Governor David Ige, and announced that the State of Hawai‘i will welcome four island governors in 2020 for the next Global Green Island Summit in Honolulu. “It was my honor to represent Governor ...
Read More HAWAI‘I WILL HOST GLOBAL GREEN ISLAND SUMMIT IN 2020

Lt. Governor Doug Chin welcomed Father Julio Angkel who was appointed last year as the Coadjutor Bishop of the Diocese of the Caroline Islands.  Bishop Angkel is only the second Chuukese to be ordained in the history of the diocese that covers the Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia.  Bishop Angkel is ...
Read More Lt. Governor Chin Welcomes Bishop Julio Angkel

Lt. Governor Doug Chin welcomed Father Julio Angkel who was appointed last year as the Coadjutor Bishop of the Diocese of the Caroline Islands.  Bishop Angkel is only the second Chuukese to be ordained in the history of the diocese that covers the Republic of Palau and the Federated States of Micronesia.  Bishop Angkel is ...
Read More Lt. Governor Welcomes Bishop Julio Angkel of the Diocese of the Caroline Islands

  DOUGLAS S. CHIN LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NEWS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 16, 2018 HAWAI‘I MEDICATION DROP BOX PROGRAM LAUNCHED   HONOLULU — Lieutenant Governor Doug Chin today announced, with members of state, county and federal agencies, a major statewide collaboration to ensure a more convenient way for the public to drop off unused prescription drugs ...
Read More HAWAI‘I MEDICATION DROP BOX PROGRAM LAUNCHED

  Lt. Governor Chin addressed Hawaii State Federal Credit Union (HSFCU) members and Friends of the Library members in attendance at the Friends of the Library of Hawaii 71st Annual Sale.  A strong supporter of the event, HSFCU also presented a check to the Friends of the Library of Hawaii.  Friends of the Library of Hawaii ...
Read More Friends of the Library of Hawaii 71st Annual Sale

The Chamber of Commerce Hawai‘i and Sen. Mazie K. Hirono sponsored the 5th anniversary of Hawai‘i on the Hill on June 12-13, 2018 in Washington DC.  The annual event showcases our State’s businesses and industries to policymakers on Capitol Hill.  Participants enjoyed an exciting and productive two-day agenda that included the opportunity for Hawai‘i businesses to ...
Read More 5th Anniversary of Hawaii on the Hill

The Oahu Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Poetry Award Ceremony is held annually to encourage students to seek and resolve conflicts through non-violent means and internalize these ideas through poetry.  Similar ceremonies are held on each island to recognize the winning students and present them with awards.   This year, student winners on Oahu represented more than 70 ...
Read More 19th Annual Oahu Martin Luther King Jr. Peace Poetry Awards