July 1, 2016 - Candidate Q&A: State Senate District 13 — Kim Coco Iwamoto
State Senate District 13 may have the highest per capita of homeless residents of any Senate district. I support the “Housing First” model to address homelessness. Hawaii has a shortage of affordable housing and housing options for those who are currently homeless. We need to construct more of each immediately." Click to read full interview!
July 22, 2016 - Kim Coco Iwamoto Profile
"I am a public interest attorney who has been actively involved in the legislative process for 14 years. For example, Sen. Suzanne Chun Oakland asked me to draft anti-bullying legislation that became the Safe Schools Act." Click to read the full interview!
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