Insights - 2011: The Year in Review

On this episode of INSIGHTS, Dan Boylan and guests will discuss 2011's major news and political events. Throughout the year, Hawaii continued to wrestle with a struggling economy, while Governor Neil Abercrombie and Mayor Peter Carlisle each rode through their first year in office. In 2011, Honolulu also played host to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, the state legislature passed the civil union bill and the Board of Education became an appointed cabinet under the governor's office.

Scheduled guests include: Chad Blair, Reporter for Honolulu Civil Beat; Richard Borreca, Political Columnist, Honolulu Star-Advertiser; Gina Mangieri, Reporter, KHON2 News, and Wayne Yoshioka, Political Reporter, Hawaii Public Radio.

This conversation was recorded on December 22, 2011 in the PBS Hawaii studio. Insights on PBS Hawaii is presented on Thursdays at 7:30.