State Lawmaker Accused Of Misusing Funds

(Honolulu, HI) -- A state lawmaker is accused of misusing funds. The "Honolulu Star-Advertiser" reports state Campaign Spending Commission officials say Representative Romy Cachola misused his campaign funds for an SUV, along with questionable public relations efforts and meals. The Commission wants him to pay reimbursements and fines that total almost 70-thousand-dollars. Cachola denies any wrongdoing. The case will next be heard on June 18th.