The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 17 Sep 2014 05:12:34 EDTWed, 17 Sep 2014 05:12:34 EDT deserving of rights, but not marriage Sept. 8 letter writer lamented Gov. Neil Abercrombie's primary loss, blaming it on "narrow-minded" voters. Same-sex couples absolutely and unquestionably deserve the same legal rights as heterosexual couples.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTGov. Abercrombie shows why voters rejected him if we needed any more proof that Neil Abercrombie was a bad governor who needed to be voted away, look no further than his latest foolish antics.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTPast must serve future to benefit all in present speaking, those who fixate on the past often stoically proclaim themselves heir to the future. Those who fixate on the present often declare the future is irrelevant. But for a benign present we all must work togethe.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCouncil urged to take up issue of pay disparity am writing this letter to appeal to Mr. Riki Hokama, the chairman of the Maui County Council's Committee on Policy and Intergovernmental Affair.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTSmokers robbed of their right to civil equality claim that Gov. Neil Abercrombie lost the election due to "those who opposed his stance on same-sex marriage" shows an absence of even basic political common sense (Letters, Sept. 8).Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT