Pod Squad: Josh Green Makes His Case To Be LG

The Big Island lawmaker and doctor thinks Hawaii needs an “aggressive progressive” as lieutenant governor.

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State Sen. Josh Green talks about his hopes for pushing an agenda that includes raising the minimum wage, expanding drug-and-alcohol treatment programs and working on other key issues for families with Pod Squad host Chad Blair.

He also tells what it was like working with HIV/AIDS patients in South Africa, where he and fellow volunteers saw more than 340 patients in a single day.

Sen. Josh Green in the Civil Beat office with Civil Beat Editor Patti Epler.

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