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Air Date: Thu, Jun 27, 2019 8:00 PM
Prices for prescription drugs are on the rise, adding to an overall increase in health-care costs, especially for seniors and others on fixed incomes.
Air Date: Thu, Apr 11, 2019 8:00 PM
Caring for our keiki is pricey. A recent study says Hawai‘i families pay an average of $700 to nearly $2,000 per month for child care. And that’s if parents can find space at licensed childcare centers – where supply is far short of demand.
Air Date: Thu, Feb 28, 2019 8:00 PM
Retirement: Those golden years when you can enjoy leisure, spend time with family and perhaps travel. But is this dream truly within reach? With many private-sector workers at significant risk of not having enough retirement income to meet basic needs, State lawmakers see a crisis, and are considering a measure to address this problem.
Air Date: Wed, Jan 9, 2019 8:00 PM
What are the biggest issues facing Hawaiʻi’s state lawmakers in 2020? Raising the minimum wage from the current $10.
Air Date: Tue, Oct 23, 2018 10:00 PM
FRONTLINE investigates how state governments and Wall Street led America’s public pensions into a $4-trillion hole.
Air Date: Thu, May 24, 2018 8:00 PM
INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAI‘I presents a series exploring the quality of life on each island, with residents from each island driving the conversations. What issues matter most to each island? These episodes are a precursor to our upcoming Election 2018 coverage. Our first discussion explores the issues most important to the residents of Kaua‘i.
Air Date: Thu, Mar 1, 2018 8:00 PM
According to a recent Aloha United Way report, nearly 50 percent of Hawai‘i households are unable to make ends meet.
Air Date: Fri, Dec 9, 2016 8:30 PM
Asian Americans are the best-educated and highest-income ethnic group in the United States. They are often referred to as the “model minority,” suggesting that all Asians are successful in school and in life. But Southeast Asian Americans have some of the lowest high school completion rates in the nation.
Air Date: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 9:30 PM
Political comedian John Fugelsang retraces the journey of Alexis de Tocqueville, who popularized the idea of the American Dream in 1831, to find out whether that American Dream is still alive today.