Lt. Governor’s Statement Regarding the Passing of Former Lt. Gov. Jean King

HONOLULU – Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui today shared the following remarks upon learning of the passing of former Lt. Gov. Jean Sadako King:

 “A pioneer during her time, Lt. Gov. Jean King was the first woman to ever hold the office.  She will be remembered for paving the way for many young women aspiring for a future in politics.  As current lieutenant governor, I have great respect for her work and her commitment to our statewide community.  Our aloha and condolences to her family and loved ones,” said Lt. Gov. Tsutsui.