Audit: 'OHA Does Not Respect its Duty to Hawaiians'-Special from Hawaii Free Press


While Office of Hawaiian Affairs trustees are in Washington lobbying to be transformed into a Hawaiian Government, results of a recent State audit of OHA question whether they are meeting their existing responsibilities to Hawaiians as a department of the state of Hawaii. The sharply worded April, 2005 report, prepared with the assistance of accounting firm KPMG, and issued by State Auditor Marion M. Higa, states that, “OHA