"I want to thank Rep. Waters for the years he served in the Hawaii House of Representatives - years that were productive and distinguished. He was willing to take on tough assignments, which he performed with integrity, character, honesty, and very often with a good sense of humor.Personally, I will miss him, but he has a young family and a law practice, and I understand his priorities at this time. He cares deeply about Hawaii and about his community, and I know that he will continue to contribute to the public good outside of politics."
Monday, May 26, 2008
News from Rep. Tommy Waters
Both The Advertiser and the Star-Bulletin ran stories this morning on Rep. Waters' decision to not seek re-election this year. Speaker of the House Calvin Say issued this statement of appreciation: