The COVID-19 crisis disproportionately affects some communities more than others. Our policymakers must take effective action to protect and support Hawaii’s economy and, more importantly, its people.
Housing advocates want to open up the state’s Low Income Housing Tax Credit program to anyone – not just big banks.
Hawaiʻi Budget and Policy Center Director Beth Giesting talks with Hawaiʻi Public Radio about what we can do here in Hawaiʻi to prepare for the next economic recession.
Local healthcare clinics are feeling the effects of a proposed federal policy that would deny green cards to people who use public benefits like Medicaid.
Executive Director Beth Giesting on HPR's "The Conversation" talking about our latest report, a look back at the Great Recession, and what Hawaii can do to prepare for the next one.
Beth Giesting is director of the Hawaii Budget & Policy Center.