West Oahu News­mak­ers

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House Mi­nor­ity Leader Lynn Fin­negan has been ap­pointed to serve on the House Fi­nance Com­mit­tee, chaired by Rep. Mar­cus Oshiro. As a vet­eran mem­ber of the Ed­u­ca­tion and Higher Ed­u­ca­tion Com­mit­tee, Fin­negan hopes to use her in­sight and ex­pe­ri­ence on dis­cussing bud­getary im­pacts as well as pro­gram-re­lated de­ci­sions in her new role.

“ This is an im­por­tant time for our state to re­ally look at fis­cal re­spon­si­bil­ity and govern­ment ac­count­abil­ity. We as leg­is­la­tors need to lead the way,” she said. Fin­negan rep­re­sents District 32 — Lower Pearl­ridge, Aiea, Halawa, Hickam, Pearl Har­bor, Fos­ter Vil­lage and Moanalua Gar­dens — in the state House of Rep­re­sen­ta­tives.

Waipahu res­i­dent

Lisa Soong has been ap­pointed vice pres­i­dent of op­er­a­tions for Moun­tain Ap­ple Com­pany. In her new role,

Lisa Soong

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