Aina Conundrum-Grassroot Perspective – July 18, 2006


In the ”’Honolulu Star-Bulletin”’ dated Tuesday July 18, 2006, there is a pair of letters to the editor running back-to-back that demonstrates an unusual kind of irony. It certainly points up how many of our elected officials are either out of touch with, or simply ignore, a good portion of their constituency.

The first letter is written by Sen. Will Espero lauding the presentation of the rail proposals and expressing support for the rail project in general. The fact that such a project will further erode the