Challenge for indicted Republicans: Win re-election

Two Republican congressmen trying to win re-election while under indictment in a fresh test of partisanship in the Trump era

  Coffee with a Candidate: Republican candidate for lieutenant governor Marissa Dipasupil Kerns

Coffee with a Candidate: Republican candidate for Congress Cam Cavasso

Coffee with a Candidate: Democratic incumbent Gov. David Ige

Coffee with a Candidate: Republican candidate for governor Andria Tupola

Coffee with a Candidate: Democratic congressional candidate Ed Case

Coffee with a Candidate: Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor Dr. Josh Green

Continued Coverage

  House speaker: If tax on investment properties is approved, it wouldn’t go into effect for at least 2 years

Trump orders ‘limited’ new FBI probe after judiciary committee sends Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination to Senate for vote

The Latest: Trump postpones meeting with Rosenstein

Here’s what to expect at the Kavanaugh-Ford hearing

White House postpones meeting between Trump, Rosenstein

Still employed, Rod Rosenstein to meet with Trump Thursday

‘Unbelievable’: Bald eagle lands on fire truck during 9/11 tribute

Many Facebook users expressed their belief the event was “a sign from above honoring those who gave all for others.”

Choon James: Candidate for City Council

All week long we're talking to candidates for City Council District 2. Today we chatted with real estate broker Choon James about her ideas for easing congestion on Oahu's north shore and bringing the cost of living down for local residents. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

  Dave Burlew: Candidate for City Council

As we close in on the primary this Saturday we'll interview candidates for city council to give you a sense of where they stand on the big issues in their communities. Today Dave Burlew joined us on Sunrise. Copyright 2018 Hawaii News Now. All rights reserved.

Lt. Governor candidate Kim Coco Iwamoto

Former Hawaii Board of Education member Kim Coco Iwamoto is running to be the state's next lieutenant governor.

  Mayoral candidate Charles Djou discusses issues impacting Honolulu

Across The Aisle: Fidelity and Taxes

Election 2016: Looking into the presidential campaigns

Sen. Brian Schatz explains why he's supporting presidential candidate Hillary Clinton

Political analyst recaps Tuesday's Republican caucus

Nathan Paikai - Local Trump Supporter

  Across The Aisle: Colleen Hanabusa vs. Duke Aiona

For this edition of "Across the Aisle", we bring in former congresswoman Colleen Hanabusa,a democrat, and former Lieutenant Governor Duke Aiona...

Ask the Mayor with Kirk Caldwell

Mayor Kirk Caldwell is here to answer some viewer questions.

Prop 4 - For or Against

Joining Sunrise this morning to discuss Prop 4 is Deborah Zysman from the Good Beginnings Alliance and HSTA Vice President Joan Lewis.

Campaign 2014: Getting to know Shan

This week, the candidates for lieutenant governor had a chance to appear on Sunrise and let people hear their views and opinions on issues for the upcoming election.For the democratic party, Lieutenant Governor Shan Tsutsui is running with David Ige...

Candidates have last chance to sway voters

Last night, the three leading gubernatorial candidates had one last chance to sway voters in their last televised town hall style debate.David Ige, Duke Aiona, and Mufi Hanneman answered questions from their constituents, as well as from one another, about issues such as energy, the budget, and GMOs...

Senator Hirono Introduces Bill to Help With VA

(Hawaii News Now) - Congress passed a bill this week to do something about Veteran health care in wake of the VA scandal.  Senator Mazie Hirono is a co-sponsor of a bi-partisan bill to extend that response...

  Ask The Mayor

(Hawaii News Now) - You asked, he answered.  Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell came into Sunrise and sat down to answer your questions and concerns about everything from Honolulu's infrastructure to the future of Kakaako...

University of Hawai‘i Sea Grant College Program and U.S. Senator Schatz to Convene Green Future Conference to Create a Sustainable Future

(Hawaii News Now) - Today, world-renowned experts from across the state and nation will convene at the University of Hawai‘i for Ascent -- a day-long conference on clean energy and a sustainable future for Hawai‘i that University of Hawai‘i Sea Grant College Program...

  Pat Saiki's New Role as Leader of Hawaii Republican Party

(Hawaii News Now) - The Hawaii Republican Party recently named former Congresswoman Pat Saiki to be the leader of the GOP in Hawaii.  What ideas can she offer to help represent the Republicans...

  Senate Majority Leader Brickwood Galuteria discusses Legislative session

Hawaii Senate Majority Leader Brickwood Galuteria made an appearance on "Sunrise" to give viewers an update on the Legislature.

  Senator Mazie Hirono reacts to President Obama's State of the Union Address

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Following President Obama's State of the Union Address last night, Senator Mazie Hirono joined Howard via Skype with her reaction...

  NBC White House Correspondent Peter Alexander's Inside Look

(Hawaii News Now) - From Baghdad to Burbank, Peter Alexander has covered a wide array of fields.  Since 2012, he has been NBC's official White House correspondent and has been...

Peter Maer discusses President's visit to Hawaii

(HawaiiNewsNow) - CBS News White House Correspondent Peter Maer joined Grace on Sunrise this morning to discuss President Obama's holiday vacation to Hawaii...

  Sen. Brian Schatz discusses new bill that would allow paid medical leave

(HawaiiNewsNow) - A current bill before Congress aims to improve job security for working families by allowing paid medical leave...

  Sunrise On The Road: Ask The Mayor

(Hawaii News Now) - Every month, we ask you for questions that you have about community issues that you would like to ask the mayor. For this edition of 'Ask The Mayor', we brought in...

  Ask The Mayor: Bike/Moped Licensing, Infrastructure, and Beach Erosion

(Hawaii News Now) - With the recent beach erosions happening on the North Shore and in Waikiki, what is the City doing to fix it and prevent it from happening again?

  Ask The Mayor: Playground Repairs, Traffic Lights, and Waianae Canals

(Hawaii News Now) - Every month, we ask Mayor Kirk Caldwell to come in and address question posed by our Sunrise viewers on our Facebook page.  From dilapidated playground...

  Senator Brian Schatz on His Future Congressional Plans

(Hawaii News Now) - He's gone from being a State Representative to Lieutenant Governor to a United States Senator, and now, Senator Brian Schatz is planning to defend his seat...

  Rep. Tulsi Gabbard addresses her first bill in Congress

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, recently introduced her first bill in Congress....

  House Finance Chairman Sylvia Luke and Senate Ways and Means Chairman David Ige

(Hawaii News Now) - At a time when our representatives in Washington can't seem to agree on anything, our State Legislature...

  Senator Mazie Hirono

(Hawaii News Now) - With the recent tragedies in Boston, Colorado, and Sandy Hook, there is no doubt that there is a heightened sense of awareness among all of us...

  Governor Neil Abercrombie

(Hawaii News Now) -  One of the many issues that face Governor Neil Abercrombie is how he hopes to improve our education system...

  Senator Mazie Hirono

(Hawaii News Now) - With tensions rising on the Korean peninsula, a negative jobs report out today, and sequestration cuts underway...

  SB 472: State Senator Brickwood Galuteria

(Hawaii News Now) - There are currently 4 states, including Hawaii, where their state legislatures are considering re-classifying low end marijuana offenses...

  Representative Colleen Hanabusa on The Congressional Budget

(Hawaii News Now) - The House of Representatives yesterday voted on five separate budget bills, and not one of them got enough votes to pass...

  HPD Against House Bill 472

(Hawaii News Now) - It's a bill to de-criminalize having small amounts of marijuana.  It's making its way through the state legislature...

  Across The Aisle: Ed Case and Charles Djou

(Hawaii News Now) - 85-billion dollars in budget cuts have already gone into effect.  The across the board cuts affect all aspects of the federal government, including payrolls...

  Mayor Kirk Caldwell: Gasoline Tax Increase

(Hawaii News Now) - Any driver on Oahu can tell you, our roads are filled with potholes and bumps...

  Gregg Takayama: Bird Feeding Bill

(Hawaii News Now) - Representative Gregg Takayama introduced a bill that would make it illegal to feed feral birds...

  Representative Tulsi Gabbard

(Hawaii News Now) - We are now a week away from the next fiscal cliff.  With sequestration seemingly inevitable...

  Senator Brian Schatz

(Hawaii News Now) - Reports are out this morning that 80-percent of all Department of Defense civilian employees could be furloughed - starting in April and running through the end of September. Given

Senator Mazie Hirono

(Hawaii News Now) - She recently talked of federal cuts that could be quote - "devastating to Hawaii."...

  Across The Aisle: Brickwood Galuteria and Gene Ward

(Hawaii News Now) - It's been a while, but we're reaching across the aisle again here on Sunrise...

  Tulsi Gabbard on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Congresswoman elect Tulsi Gabbard is in Washington D.C. We talked with her about her first couple of days on Capitol Hill.

  After the Election: Mazie Hirono

(HawaiiNewsNow) - After months of campaigning, attack ads, and politics, the General Election is over! Sunrise invited the winners from some of the major races into the studio to talk about what's first on their to-do list.

  Howard's Election Report: Ed Case & Carl Bonham

(HawaiiNewsNow) - The next Congress has about the same mix of Democrats and Republicans as the outgoing Congress...

  Howard's Election Report: David Chang & Dante Carpenter

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii Republican Chairman David Chang and Hawaii Democratic Chairman Dante Carpenter joined Howard Dicus in front of the State Capitol Wednesday morning to dissect the election.

  After the Election: Tulsi Gabbard

(HawaiiNewsNow) - After months of campaigning, attack ads, and politics, the General Election is over! Sunrise invited the winners from some of the major races into the studio to talk about what's first on their to-do list.

  After the Election: Colleen Hanabusa

(HawaiiNewsNow) - After months of campaigning, attack ads, and politics, the General Election is over! Sunrise invited the winners from some of the major races into the studio to talk about what's first on their to-do list.

  After the Election: Kirk Caldwell

(HawaiiNewsNow) - After months of campaigning, attack ads, and politics, the General Election is over! Sunrise invited the winners from some of the major races into the studio to talk about what's first on their to-do list.

  Dr. Hart on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Now that the election is over, it's time to analyze the big races. Dr. Hart joins us on Sunrise to talk about what the election results mean for Hawaii's future.

  Election Day: Mazie Hirono on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - It's Election Day! We invited the candidates for 3 of the major races onto Sunrise to give their last pitch to voters why they should be elected!

  Election Day: Colleen Hanabusa on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - It's Election Day! We invited the candidates for 3 of the major races onto Sunrise to give their last pitch to voters why they should be elected!

  Election Day: Kirk Caldwell on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - It's Election Day! We invited the candidates for 3 of the major races onto Sunrise to give their last pitch to voters why they should be elected!

  Election Day: Ben Cayetano on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - It's Election Day! We invited the candidates for 3 of the major races onto Sunrise to give their last pitch to voters why they should be elected!

  Election Day: Charles Djou on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - It's Election Day! We invited the candidates for 3 of the major races onto Sunrise to give their last pitch to voters why they should be elected!

  Election Day: Linda Lingle on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - It's Election Day! We invited the candidates for 3 of the major races onto Sunrise to give their last pitch to voters why they should be elected!

  Tulsi Gabbard on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - 6 days until the election and we're counting down by inviting candidates on Sunrise. This morning, Tulsi Gabbard comes on Sunrise. She's running for Congressional District 2. We talk to her about the possible political changes and other hot topics.

  Hawaii Dam and Reservoir Owners Assistance Amendment

(HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaii Dam and Reservoir Owners Assistance Amendment, also known as HB 2594, is on the November 6, 2012 statewide ballot in Hawaii as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment...

  Charles Djou on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - 1 week until the election and we're counting down by inviting candidates on Sunrise. This morning, Charles Djou comes on Sunrise. He's running for Congressional District 1. We talk to him about the new poll results and other hot topics.

  Colleen Hanabusa on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - 8 days until the election and we're counting down by inviting candidates on Sunrise. This morning, U.S. House Representative from District 1, Colleen Hanabusa comes on to talk about the new poll results and other hot topics.

  Kevin Takata on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - He says he holds the most homicide convictions in the state and his crime fighting experience and ideas make him fit for the job of City Prosecutor...

  Ben Cayetano on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - The Honolulu Mayoral race has been one of the most heated and Ben Cayetano is in our studio to talk about the hot topics...

  Kymberly Pine on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Yesterday, Tom Berg came on Sunrise to talk about why he should be elected to represent District 1. With just 13 days before the Primary Election, Kymberly Pine joins us on Sunrise to talk about the hot topics and why she should be elected...

  Senate Debate Analysis

(HawaiiNewsNow) - Time to break down last night's Senate Debate between Linda Lingle and Mazie Hirono. HPU Professor and Political Analyst John Hart joins us on Sunrise to give us insight on the debate...

  Tom Berg on Sunrise

(HawaiiNewsNow) - 14 days until Election Day and City Councilman Tom Berg wants to get back into office...

Voter registration deadline Thursday afternoon

Meanwhile, the deadline to make your voice heard in the upcoming primary election is quickly approaching...

Candidates Making Last Push Before Special Election

Saturday 44 candidates will have a chance at winning a special election that would send them to Washington. The winner will replace the late Patsy Mink in Congress. The special election is for the 2nd