News and Events

Thielen’s Bill Repeals Legal Time Limits for All Child Sex-abuse Survivors

The Hawaii House and Senate are also voting on separate proposals to eliminate the statute of limitations for child sex abuse claims. Click below to read more. ... (more) Continue Reading

Telling It From the Front Line: How HI’s Medical Cannabis Law Fails Patients

https://www.civilbeat.org/2019/02/what-i-cant-use-pot-to-relieve-my-pain/   ... (more) Continue Reading

Safety First: Protection for Condo-dwellers

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Why?!!? Hand-delivered to Gov Ige, Fighting for All Farmers

This hand-delivered letter to Gov Ige strongly advocated for all of HI's farmers & quickly became one of our most far-reaching social-media posts: "Your constituents, Hawaii's farmers, agricultural investors, manufacturers & I want to know WHY?" ...Let's get growing!! Gov's office: ... (more) Continue Reading

HI Dept. of Ag is negligent for failure to act on major developments

https://www.civilbeat.org/2019/01/legislators-must-bypass-state-agency-with-hemp-plan/ ... (more) Continue Reading

Rep rails against the rail: “Bring that sucker down to Middle Street!”

A planned news conference with tourism leaders falls apart as state lawmakers fail to agree on how to fund Honolulu's $8 billion train. http://www.kitv.com/clip/13296608/rail-consensus-falls-apart ... (more) Continue Reading

Aloha Hemp Day at the Capitol

All in the family: Rep. Thielen, Sen. Thielen & Honey Thielen celebrate annual Aloha Hemp Day in April wearing all-natural hemp shirts & a sporty hemp hat. A record number of Legislators donned hemp blouses, shirts & even shirt ties. ... (more) Continue Reading