HGEAHawaii Government Employees Association
HGEAHigh Grade Epithelial Abnormality
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Last election season, Okata and the HGEA put troops on the ground and flyers in the mail, helping defeat five Republican incumbents in the House.
He taught for a year before joining the labor movement, working for David Trask at the HGEA.
seniority as a measurement Why are principals and vice principals, the key managers of every one of our 240-plus schools, even HGEA members?
Harold DeCosta, Teamsters ('51) Al Fraga, Hawaii Employers Council ('46) David Trask, retired, HGEA ('42) Tommy Trask, retired, ILWU ('47)
Here too, government unions are the next wave: Two former HGEA employees, Sandra Ebesu, on the state labor board, and Noboru Yonamine, who chairs the House labor committee, Senator Mike McCartney, formerly with HSTA, and Senator Tony Chang, a former officer with the UPW, who will either spend the next two years serving out his term in the senate, or if elected, sitting on the City Council, are prominent.
But the HSTA and the HGEA strongly oppose a recommendation that would give local school-community based management groups the power to hire and fire teachers and principals.