HSTA endorses Gov. Ige for second term

May 8, 2018

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The Hawaii State Teachers Association, which represents 13,700 public school employees statewide, has endorsed Gov. David Ige in the Democratic primary for the hotly contested governor’s race.

Ige, who served in the state Legislature for 29 years before becoming governor, is being challenged in the Aug. 11 Democratic primary by U.S. Rep. Colleen Hana­busa and former state Sen. Clayton Hee.