Hawaii State Senate 30th Legislative Session

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Support for CDB and Hawaii’s Hemp Farmers

As reported by Big Island Video news, Senator Ruderman rose in support of SB 2050 with reservations. SB 2050 would...

Puna Boat Ramp Funds Released Letter from Governor Ige

Funds Released for Puna Boat Ramp Design Phase

I am happy to announce that the funding for the Puna Boat Ramp and Pier Capital Improvement Project (CIP) for...

Video screen grab of Senator Ruderman sharing issues important to Kau and Puna

Video: Live at the Legislature

Yesterday I appeared on Live at the Legislature discussing district priorities, climate change, minimum wage increase, and homelessness initiatives.

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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. ...

Relating to Vaccines - SB 2270

Sufferers of Vaccine Side Effects Rally

Senators SHIMABUKURO, RUDERMAN, Gabbard, Inouye, Kim and Moriwaki introduced SB 2270. The bill “authorizes conscientious beliefs as a basis for...

Kau and Kona Coffee Farmers

State Lacks Commitment to Agriculture Industry

According to a news report in West Hawaii Today, “the Department of Agriculture released its Fiscal Year 2019 Annual Report...

Town Hall Meeting in Pahoa with Senator Ruderman and Representative San Buenaventura


An evening of legislative discussion and insight with Senator Russell Ruderman and his special guest, Senator Josh Green. Take advantage...