US Attorney for Hawaii asked to resign by Biden administration

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — US Attorney for Hawaii Kenji Price has announced his resignation from office, following a request made by the Biden administration.

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Price was originally nominated for the position in 2018 by Former President Donald Trump Price. Prior to that, he served as the director of Alston, Hunt, Floyd & Ing, a large law firm in Honolulu.

The resignation is expected to go in effect on Feb. 28.

Price is not alone in his departure. Acting Attorney General Wilkinson instructed most Trump-appointed US Attorneys to submit their resignations as well.

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