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Gay marriage could boost Hawaiian economy by $200 million

By Daniel Burnett
July 29, 2013 12:05 PM |
Hawaii stands to gain $217 million in additional visitor spending if the state’s Legislature passes a marriage-equality law, according to a new report by the University of Hawaii Economics Research Organization (UHERO). UHERO’s Sumner La Croix, the lead author of the report, added that state and county tax revenues would also increase by more than $10 million between 2014 and ... [Read]