Aloha! Here are some of the stories we're working on for Hawaii News Now at 5 and 5:30 on this Monday.
UNIONS RALLY FOR UNITY
Local labor unions, today, rallied for unity. This, in the face of a national movement, not here in Hawaii, but in states like Wisconsin, to strip public sector labor unions of its collective bargaining rights. Our own Brooks Baehr will have the latest from the Capitol Rotunda, tonight at 5.
HOUSE MAJORITY LEADER LIVE IN STUDIO
Representative Blake Oshiro, the House Majority Leader, will join us live tonight, in studio, to discuss the state's budget woes. That's tonight at 5:30 on KHNL.
CONFIRMED CASES OF DENGUE FEVER RISE
With just a handful of cases confirmed, the state's Department of Health has now increased the number of those confirmed to have the mosquito-borne, Dengue Fever.
We'll update the latest numbers tonight at 5.
OBAMA READY FOR ROUND TWO
President and local boy, Barack Obama, will try to make it two terms as POTUS. Tonight at 5, we'll have more on his announcement.
TRUMP SOUNDS OFF
Speaking of President Obama, this morning on Sunrise, yet to declare Presidential candidate, Donald Trump, again went after Obama -- and Hawaii Governor, Neil Abercrombie -- on where Obama was born. Trump also gave us an idea of when he plans to formally announce his run for the country's top job.
I hope you'll join Stephanie Lum and me for these stories and more on Hawaii News Now at 5 and 5:30. See you then!