Families Belong Together March & Rally – June 30 – Hawaii State Capitol

45’s federal agents (ICE & Boarder Patrol) are taking children, from infants to teens, away from their immigrant parents — tearing apart families and meting out physical and psychological abuse at our border, every day. There are thousands of children living in detention centers and tent cities now. Now is the time! We’re gathering nationwide to demand that America keeps families together! WHEN: SATURDAY, JUNE 30th 2018 9:00am Gather at the Hawaii State Capitol 9:45am Welcome remarks 10:00am March to

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URGENT: Testimony needed in STRONG Support of SB 270 – to BAN CONVERSION THERAPY

The 2018 Legislative Session has started and bill supporting one of our major issues, supporting homeless youth, already has a hearing! We need testimony in STRONG SUPPORT for Senate Bill 270 – RELATING TO MINORS SB 270 prohibits persons licensed to provide professional counseling from engaging in, attempting to engage in, or advertising sexual orientation change efforts on persons under 18 years of age. Read the bill here. SB 270 is being heard by the Senate’s Committee on Commerce, Consumer

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Survey: Help Improve the Presidential Preference Poll

As the LGBT Caucus we talked about back in April 2016 the Presidential Preference Poll was not a pleasant experience for most of us. So our chair co-introduced a resolution to study and try and fix the PPP. Then at the 2016 Democratic Party of Hawai’i State Convention the delegates unanimously passed the resolution entitled GOV 2016-03 Ensuring Full Participation by Democrats in the Presidential Preference Poll, which can be found here: https://hidems.files.wordpress.com/2016/04/gov-2016-resos.pdf The Special Committee that was created by

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