Hawaii State Teachers Association
|Hawaii State Teachers Association|
The mission of the Hawaii State Teachers Association is to:
- Support and enhance the professional roles of teachers
- Advocate teachers' interests
- Collaborate with all segments of the community to assure quality public education for Hawaii's youth
- Promote human and civil rights to support and nurture diversity in our multifaceted community.
"The Hawaii State Teachers Association is a focused, dynamic organization of involved members collaboratively creating quality public education."
In 2010, the HSTA contributed a total of $32,420 to state senate candidates and $27,600 to state house candidates. It was the 3rd largest donor to both state senator and state representative campaigns.
The top 7 recipients of campaign contributions from the HSTA in 2010 were:
|Neil Abercrombie, Governor||$6,000|
|Gary Hooser, Lieutenant Governor||$6,000|
|Brian E. Schatz, Lieutenant Governor||$6,000|
|Ronald Kouchi, State Senator||$4,000|
|Chuck Prentiss, State Senator||$4,000|
|Larry Price, State Senator||$4,000|
|Roger Kiyoshi Takabayashi, Board of Education||$4,000|