Lahaina Newshttp://www.lahainanews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 30 Jul 2015 02:08:25 EDTThu, 30 Jul 2015 02:08:25 EDT for July 30 issue footing the bill for welfare abuse The United States' welfare program was designed to help those who have the misfortune of poverty in their lifetime. Greed and dishonesty enter the picture, and a generation of abusers.Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for July 23 issue reclaimed water to support agriculture Our county taxes are not working toward a better tomorrow. It would be nice if the $2.25 million was going toward the remedy of the Lahaina Wastewater Reclamation Facility rather than to attorney fees.Thu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for July 16 issue reaching Honoapiilani Highway Twice this past week I drove to the other side in the afternoon before high tide and had my car covered in saltwate.Thu, 16 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for July 9 issue Court preserves health insurance marketplaces The Supreme Court recently announced its decision upholding tax subsidies to help people purchase individual health insurance plans through a federal health insurance marketplace.Thu, 9 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for July 2 issue audit needed Over the years, our government has claimed many overpayments on Social Security, income tax and disability checks, lately summing to eight billion dollars.Thu, 2 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT