Census begs the question: Who’s local?

HONOLULU — The Hawai‘i Legislature is supposed to represent all of Hawai‘i’s people, but not everybody who lives in the islands gets a seat at the table.

Do active-duty military stationed here count? What about their families? University students who come from elsewhere? Sentenced felons? The answer, at least for now, is no. That could soon change.

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