Renewing Our Commitment to the People of Hawaii-2006 State of the State


”’Editor’s note: Hawaii’s Gov. Linda Lingle presented the following remarks at her fourth state of the state address, given Jan. 23, 2006.”’

Mr. President, Mr. Speaker, Lt. Governor and Mrs. Aiona, members of the Legislature, Chief Justice Moon, Chair Apoliona, cabinet members, military leaders, members of the counselor corps, distinguished guests, and to all the people of Hawai`i.

Aloha and good morning.

It is a great privilege to once again come before you to talk about our state