Hawaii legislators went into overdrive this week as the close of the session approached this Friday, but they did so without seeming to make great strides toward agreeing on the state’s $11 billion supplemental budget, according to Hawaii Civil Beat.

Passage of the supplemental budget bill is being held up by House Speaker Calvin Say, who wants legislators to pass a bill to streamline environmental regulations, the publication reported.

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