”’See Gov. Linda Lingle’s 2007 State of the State Address here: “The Future Begins Today””’
*1. ”Statement by Senator Gary Hooser (D, Kaua`i-Ni`ihau):” “The people I talked to want to know how come their parks aren’t fixed, how come it still takes four years to build a mile of road. It’s quite easy for me or others to say we’re going to spend more money, we’re going to expand programs. I think the people I’ve already talked to want to see the programs we already have in place working better.