In this Dec. 27, 2012 file photo, Hawaii Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui speaks at a news conference in Honolulu. Tsutsui is resigning this week to join a lobbying and public affairs firm. The lieutenant governor said in a news release on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, he will return to Maui and work for Strategies 360. His resignation is effective Wednesday. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File)
HONOLULU — Hawaii Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui said Monday he would resign this week to join a lobbying and public affairs firm.