Candidate Survey

APPLICATION TO POST CANDIDATE INFORMATION
ON THE KALIHI PALAMA HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB SPONSORED
NATIVEHAWAIIAN.ORG CANDIDATE INFORMATION WEBSITE

  1. INVITATION:
    1. The Kalihi Palama Hawaiian Civic Club invites you to participate on its specially created website to bring information to the electorate on candidates running to be a delegate to an ‘aha. The purpose of the ‘aha is to decide whether or not to create a document or constitution for a nation (aka self-governing entity) and its governance. Any document, constitution or structure developed at the ‘Aha may be voted upon in a referendum by Native Hawaiians registered on the Native Hawaiian Roll (aka Kana‘iolowalu).
Example page

Example candidate page.

  1. CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPATION:
    1. You agree that the Kalihi Palama Hawaiian Civic Club reserves the right to edit responses to the questions listed below for all candidates if responses use foul language or contains derogatory remarks about any individual or organization. It also reserves the right to post and to periodically move postings from place to place on the website.
    2. You agree to submit a digital head shot photo and “cover photo,” and the application questionnaire below in to Blaine Fergerstrom, Kalihi Palama webmaster, at zztype@gmail.comYou must have permission from the copyright holder (preferably in writing) to use any photo in this presentation. Only submit photos you have explicit permission to use.
      1. Please see the Example Candidate page for a preview of what we will do with your information
    3. INDEMNIFY: You agree to indemnify, save and hold harmless the Kalihi Palama Hawaiian Civic Club, their officers and volunteers from any and all liabilities that may arise as a result of your participation on this website.
    4. REVOCATION: The Kalihi Palama Hawaiian Civic Club reserves the right to deny space, or to revoke this agreement if you fail to comply with the conditions for participation that appear elsewhere on this document.
    5. ACCEPTANCE: By submitting this application, you confirm that you have read and understand the conditions of participation as articulated herein and agree to adhere to them.

Candidate Name:
‘Aha District:
Mailing Address:
E-mail Address:
Phone number:
Website Address:
Facebook Address:
Twitter Account:
LinkedIn Profile: 

We invite you to answer any or all of the below. Please respond immediately after each question.

  1. What are your qualifications to be a delegate to the ‘aha?

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  1. How would you characterize the values of your campaign to be elected as a delegate to the ‘aha for example, with aloha, lokahi, kūpono, etc.?

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  1. What three components of the constitution are you particularly interested in advocating and why?

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  1. What governance model will you advocate for?

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  1. Are you willing to discuss other governance models?

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  1. How would the governance model that you choose impact the ali‘i trusts, the Hawaiian Homestead Act, federal contracts made with Native Hawaiian businesses; grants provided by the United States for programs and services to the Native Hawaiian people?

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  1. In your governance model, would you be inclusive of people other than Native Hawaiians as citizens?

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  1. How do you see participation by others in helping the ‘aha on the various aspects of the draft constitution?

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  1. Looking ahead, as a delegate to the ‘aha, how would you assure that the governance model ratified by the Native Hawaiian people is implemented and recognized at the state, federal, or international level, as appropriate.

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  1. Why should Native Hawaiians vote for you?

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