WE DID IT! Conversion Therapy is BANNED in Hawaii

Today, Friday, May 25, 2018 Governor David Ige signed SB 270 into law in a public signing ceremony! The law goes into effect upon signing and it creates a taskforce to ensure the LGBTQIA youth are able to access mental health services. Statement from our Chair about this historic piece of legislation: Aloha – The LGBT Caucus of Democratic Party of Hawai’i would like to say MAHALO NUI LOA to Senator Stanley Chang, Senator Roz Baker and Senator Karl Rhoads

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Celebration of 3 Years of Marriage Equality

Location: Dave & Buster’s Honolulu 1030 Auahi Street Honolulu, HI 96814 Date and Time Tuesday, June 26, 2018 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM HST Description The LGBT Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai’i was founded in 2001 – we were the first caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai’i. On June 26, 2015 the Supreme Court of the United States brought Marriage Equality to America. So what two great reasons to come together to celebrate! We hope that you

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2018 Lt. Governor’s Candidate Forum

To help prepare for the 2018 Primary Election the LGBT Caucus and Labor Caucus of the Democratic Party of Hawai’i are hosting a candidate’s forum for the Democratic candidates for the Lt. Governor’s race. Candidates Participating in the forum (in order of appearance) 1. Bernard Carvalho 2. Kim Coco Iwamoto 3. Josh Green 4. William Espero 5. Jill Tokuda If you can’t make it in person we will be using the DPH’s video-conference system as well as broadcasting via Facebook

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2018 Democratic Party of Hawaii State Convention

The 2018 Democratic Party of Hawaii State Convention will be held on the Kona side of the Big Island (Hawai’i County). Dates: Saturday, May 26 & Sunday, May 27, 2018 Location: Hilton Waikoloa 69-425 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa, Hawaii, 96738 Hotel Website Room Rate: $179 a night for Delegates & Convention Guests (No additional cost for multiple occupancy.) Delegate Registration Fees: Early Bird Regular Late Neighbor Island  $185.00  $200.00  $225.00 Hawai’i County  $200.00  $225.00  $250.00 Theme: U.S.S. – Unity – Solidarity

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