Bob Watada: An Anomaly in Hawaii’s History-On the Verge of Watada’s Retirement After a Decade of Being a Major Force in Cleaning Up Political Corruption in Hawaii, Commissioners Will Decide Whether They Will Select A Replacement Who Will Follow in Watada’s Footsteps or Return to the Intentionally Ineffective-Run Agency The Campaign Spending Commission Once Was


Bob Watada, executive director of the state Campaign Spending Commission, is retiring this year after more than a decade in that position. His replacement will be announced next week at a scheduled Campaign Spending Commission meeting.

But whoever replaces Watada will have quite a pace to keep up with. Under Watada