UH updates lawmakers on budget-balancing measures

HONOLULU — Last week in the state House’s last virtual meeting of the year, the University of Hawai‘i’s president reported on impacts of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and proposed budget cuts that their organization has been facing, while a Hawai‘i senator is hopeful that Congress will come to an agreement soon on the next stimulus package that includes funds for the state Department of Education and UH.