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2020 Bills Introduced

Aloha, We thought you might be interested in a list of bills that Senator Ruderman has introduced this Legislative session. ...

House Bill 2739 Compassion and Choices

Compassion and Choices

Senator Ruderman’s compassion and support for choices in palliative care joined efforts with State Senator Lorraine Inouye and State Representatives. Cindy...

Join Senator Ruderman in a Town Hall Meeting in Keaau

Join Senator Ruderman in a Town Hall Meeting in Keaau

Join me for a community Town Hall on Tuesday, October 9th, 6PM at the Kea’au Learning Center. We will be...

Cesspool Exemptions to increase Housing Options

Exemption on Certain Cesspool Connections to Expand Housing Options

More great news! This time regarding Senator Ruderman’s inquiry regarding housing additions on private property from the Dept. of Health....

Puna Redevelopment Planning

Senator Ruderman Proposes New Puna Community After Eruption

We’re looking for your ideas and support on this proposal. If you’d like to share your idea for improvements, please...

Puna Farmers – Hamakua Acreage Available for Farming

Puna Farmers – Hamakua Acreage Available for Farming

From the Hāmākua Agricultural Cooperative: Farmers from Kapoho/Puna area – we still have acreage available for farming if you are relocating!...

Governor Ige releases $12 million to County of Hawaiʻi for disaster response

Governor Ige Releases $12 Million to County of Hawaiʻi for Disaster Response

View Lava and Earthquake Resources For Immediate Release June 7, 2018 HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige and Mayor Harry Kim...

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Governor Ige Supplies County with More Housing and Law-enforcement Tools

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2018 HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige signed today a second supplemental emergency proclamation adding housing...

Puna Evacuation Route Paved - Beach Road

Blessing for Newly Paved Wa’awa’a Road

Beach Road Paved In Case Of Puna Evacuation “Mahalo Pi’ilani Kaawaloa for another great pule, and for telling the story...

Puna State Forum - 2nd Debate

Puna State Forum – 2nd Debate

Mahalo Big Island Video News for covering this event!

Puna Candidate Forum 2016

Political Debate in Puna for State Offices (Round One)

Hawaiʻi State Senator Russell Ruderman shares his manaʻo on a wide variety of topics along with other candidates at the...

Hawaii State Senate Elections in Puna and Kau - District 2

Political Campaigns are Fun

If you like to get together with friends, especially if you like to meet new friends, getting involved in a...

Nine Months: Window of Hope

Nine Months: Window of Hope.

Mahalo to Hawaii Island Workforce and Economic Development Ohana for this acknowledgement. I donate to Nine Months: Window of Hope...

Alika Atay, Daniel Anthony, Hector Valenzuela, and Kane. — with Alika Atay, Daniel Anthony, Hector Valenzuela and Kane.

Opening Day at the Capitol with local food heroes

Opening Day with some Food Heroes.

Senator Ruderman on PBS Insights Dengue show

Senator Ruderman on PBS Insights Dengue show

Senator Ruderman was invited to represent the legislature and the Big Island on the live PBS Insights show last month…...

Ruderman’s homeowners insurance bill passed! Act 032, 2015

Ruderman’s homeowners insurance bill passed! Act 032, 2015

Homeowners insurance will continue to be available even in lava threat emergencies. During the lava threat, insurers were denying homeowners...