Gov. David Ige

Gov. Ige defends position on Syria: ‘I don’t have the authority to say yes or no’

“The state of Hawaii is a state of the United States of America and we do participate in a refugee relocation program that is run by the Uni…

U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono, D, Hawaii

Lawmakers weigh in on Syrian refugees in Hawaii

Gov. David Ige’s statement supporting President Obama’s commitment to accepting refugees from Syria has drawn a lot of reaction.