Thomas Gorak

Judge dismisses lawsuit over governor’s PUC appointment

Thomas Gorak was a staff attorney for the agency before being named a commissioner, just before the Hawaiian Electric-NextEra Energy ruling.

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President Obama expands Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument

The expansion creates the world’s largest marine protected area, more than quadrupling the size of the existing marine monument.

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President Obama’s arrival in Honolulu will affect evening rush hour traffic

The President of the United States will arrive in Honolulu Wednesday evening, and city officials are warning the public of major road closur…