Coming up on Sunrise this morning

Happy Labor Day Sunrisers!

Tackling education, that's what the seven candidates for lieutenant governor will be doing at a forum at UH Manoa today. It starts at 6:30pm. Submit your question online, there is a link at

Big names, big money? The Hawaii GOP is hoping that's what Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele brought to the table as he headlined the "Countdown to Victory" rally. Find out what he has to say as he travels across the nation.

Make a list and check it twice, if you're headed out to the water. The Coast Guard will be patrolling to make sure boaters have working equipment, life jackets and are not driving erratically especially at the Kaneohe sandbar.

Can cook? Join the Sunrise crew as we make our favorite potluck items. Dan is making something with kimchee, Taizo is bringing back a favorite from college (Yikes!) and I'm making a casserole. (Yummy). Will the dishes fail? (Maybe) Taste terrible? (Possibly). Find out as we cook our way through this Labor Day.

Texting throwdown. Fresh off my victory on Friday, the crew wants another crack at Ace Grace. Billy V and Dan join in to see who is the fastest texter in the Pacific.

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- Grace Lee