Former carpenters’ union official is Green’s chief of staff

  • FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018 file photo, Lt. Gov.-elect Josh Green poses for a photo in Honolulu with the Hawaii State Capitol in the background. Hawaii Lt. Gov. Josh Green has appointed a former carpenters' union official to be his chief of staff months after a super PAC funded by the union spent over $1 million supporting his candidacy in the Democratic Party primary. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

HONOLULU — Lt. Gov. Josh Green appointed a former carpenters’ union official to be his chief of staff months after a super PAC funded by the union spent more than $1 million supporting his candidacy in the Democratic Party primary.