Pod Squad: A Conversation With Gov. David Ige

Now in his third year as Hawaii’s governor, he responds to his recent low poll ratings and points to what his administration is doing right.

By April Estrellon /

David Ige is happy with what he’s accomplished so far as governor, but he’s anticipating a challenge from one or more opponents in next year’s Democratic gubernatorial primary.

Ige fielded questions from Pod Squad host Chad Blair and Facebook followers about solar energy, his relationships with former governors, what bills he may or may not veto and what has most surprised him about the job of being Hawaii’s chief executive.

Gov. David Ige, right, prepares to sit down with Pod Squad host Chad Blair.

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