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Hawaii Legislature begins, leadership chosen

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HONOLULU (AP) — Senators and representatives were sworn-in and new leadership was chosen in both houses Wednesday as the 2013 Hawaii legislative session got under way. With the support of a handful of Republicans, Rep. Joseph Souki was elected House speaker, a post he previously held in the 1990s. The Waihee-Wailuku Democrat replaced Rep. Calvin Say, who announced last month he wouldn't...