Schiff & The Dems: Can They Really Be That Clueless?

While it is easy to look upon Mr. Schiff as a brainless tool of today’s Progressive-Fascist movement, it would be wise to come to the conclusion that he is not politically stunted in his intellect, but rather arrogant and perhaps a little less tone-deaf than we would care to believe.

The “Rail Skim” Suit: We Lost the Battle, Taxpayers Won the War

A long time ago, in October 2015 to be more precise, the Tax Foundation of Hawaii sued the State.  Why?  Because at the time,...

Finally, Someone Serious Has Said the Word: Treason

Today, sensationalistic rhetoric is cheap in American politics. There isn’t a day that goes by when the most outrageous words are used in completely...

Gut-n-Replace 2019

This week we’ll discuss a couple of examples from this legislative session of the controversial but commonly used technique called “Gut and Replace” where...

Carbon Credits

Today I have some help from the Hawaii State Watch Doggie’s wife, who is a passionate researcher.  Those who know them know who’s the brains...

Thinktech Interview: Real Estate Firms in 2019 (Business in Hawaii)

by Ray Tsuchiyama Host Dailynn Yanagida, an expert in business organizations, interviewed me in January 2019 for 2019 Hawaii...
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See the World with the YMCA

Author's Note: Over the past 35 years, I have had the privilege of living and working in some of the poorest, most remote and underserved...
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Reg Baker – Hawaii Business in Las Vegas

Reporting from Las Vegas - About 3 years ago, I launched the Business in Hawaii series for Think Tech Hawaii.  After 150 shows and...

Carbon Tax: Will You Fiddle While Paris Burns?

On November 28, our state Climate Commission, consisting of 22 county and state government officials, issued a press release affirming that it supports a...

Complete Wellness: Ileostomate enjoys and shares the benefits of yoga for all abilities

Author’s Note: Jim Mielke has been studying and practicing yoga and mindfulness meditation for the past 25 years. He received his Teacher of Yoga...