Hawaii Elections 2022

Videos

Election related videos, candidate interviews, explainers and more.

The Job Interview: Hawaii Governor

Civil Beat and our media partners at Hawaii News Now sit down with the leading candidates for Governor to delve into why voters should hire them for the city’s top job.

‘The Job Interview’ for Hawaii Governor

‘The Job Interview’ for Hawaii Governor

Watch the hour-long special produced by our media partners at Hawaii News Now.

The Job Interview: Heidi Tsuneyoshi HNN/2022

The Job Interview: Heidi Tsuneyoshi

Republican candidate Heidi Tsuneyoshi sits down with reporters to talk about why she’s running for Hawaii governor.

The Job Interview: Josh Green HNN/2022

The Job Interview: Josh Green

Democratic candidate Josh Green sits down with reporters to talk about why he’s running for Hawaii governor.

The Job Interview: Vicky Cayetano HNN/2022

The Job Interview: Vicky Cayetano

Democratic candidate Vicky Cayetano sits down with reporters to talk about why she’s running for Hawaii governor.

The Job Interview: Kai Kahele HNN/2022

The Job Interview: Kai Kahele

Democratic candidate Kai Kahele sits down with reporters to talk about why he’s running for Hawaii governor.

Lt. Governor

Hawaii Votes For Lt. Governor: Keith Amemiya And Sherry Menor-McNamara

Hawaii Votes For Lt. Governor: Keith Amemiya And Sherry Menor-McNamara

We asked lieutenant governor candidates quick fire questions.

Hawaii Votes For Lt. Governor: Ikaika Anderson And Sylvia Luke

Hawaii Votes For Lt. Governor: Ikaika Anderson And Sylvia Luke

We asked lieutenant governor candidates quick fire questions.

Know Your Candidate: Keith Amemiya Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Keith Amemiya

Lieutenant Governor candidate Keith Amemiya sits down for a one-on-one discussion with Civil Beat reporter Blaze Lovell.

Know Your Candidate: Sherry Menor-McNamara Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Sherry Menor-McNamara

Lieutenant Governor candidate Sherry Menor-McNamara sits down for a one-on-one discussion with Civil Beat reporter Blaze Lovell.

Know Your Candidate: Sylvia Luke Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Sylvia Luke

From our Know Your Candidate event series: Sylvia Luke talks about why she’s running for LG.

Know Your Candidate: Ikaika Anderson Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Ikaika Anderson

From our Know Your Candidate event series: Ikaika Anderson talks about why he’s running for LG.

Congressional District 1

Hawaii Votes For Congress: Ed Case And Sergio Alcubilla

Hawaii Votes For Congress: Ed Case And Sergio Alcubilla

We asked congressional candidates for District 1 quick fire questions, like what they would do to be more effective in D.C. and what they were reading.

Know Your Candidate: Ed Case Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Ed Case

From our Know Your Candidate event series: Democratic candidate for the 1st Congressional District Ed Case

Know Your Candidate: Sergio Alcubilla Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Sergio Alcubilla

From our Know Your Candidate event series: Democratic candidate for the 1st Congressional District Sergio Alcubilla

Congressional District 2

Hawaii Votes For Congress: Jill Tokuda And Patrick Branco

Hawaii Votes For Congress: Jill Tokuda And Patrick Branco

We asked congressional candidates for District 2 quick fire questions, like what they would do to be more effective in D.C. and what they were reading.

Know Your Candidate: Jill Tokuda Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Jill Tokuda

From our Know Your Candidate event series: Democratic candidate for the 2nd Congressional District Jill Tokuda

Know Your Candidate: Patrick Branco Screenshot/2022

Know Your Candidate: Patrick Branco

From our Know Your Candidate event series: Democratic candidate for the 2nd Congressional District Patrick Branco

Hawaii Civics 101

Civil Beat’s series of explainer videos aimed at helping you understand politics, government and democracy in the Aloha State.

Hawaii Civics 101: All-Mail Voting

Hawaii Civics 101: All-Mail Voting

The 2020 primary election will be the first statewide election in Hawaii history to be done entirely through mail-in voting.

Hawaii Civics 101: Independent Candidates

Hawaii Civics 101: Independent Candidates

Why is is so hard to run — and win — as an independent in Hawaii?

Hawaii Civics 101: The Primary Election

Hawaii Civics 101: The Primary Election

The most important election in Hawaii is also the one you are least likely to vote in.

Hawaii Civics 101: Lieutenant Governor Agatha Danglapin

Hawaii Civics 101: Lieutenant Governor

The lieutenant governor is the second highest position in the Aloha State. But what does the LG do?

Hawaii Civics 101: Office of Hawaiian Affairs

Hawaii Civics 101: Office of Hawaiian Affairs

This explainer video on OHA kicks off our new series aimed at helping you understand politics, government and democracy in the Aloha State.