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Hawaii 2nd Congressional District

New Political Parties Get Their Shot On Hawaii Ballots This Year PF Bentley/Civil Beat

New Political Parties Get Their Shot On Hawaii Ballots This Year

UPDATED: The Hawaii Constitution Party, the Hawaii Independent Party and the American Shopping Party have qualified.
Hawaii 2nd Congressional District: Gabbard Cruises to Re-election Brian Tseng/Civil Beat

Hawaii 2nd Congressional District: Gabbard Cruises to Re-election

The rising Democratic Party star easily defeats Republican challenger Kawika Crowley.
Hawaii Congressional Districts: Takai Triumphs Nathan Eagle/Civil Beat

Hawaii Congressional Districts: Takai Triumphs

In 2nd District primary, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard coasts to victory unopposed.
A Tale of Two Hawaiis

A Tale of Two Hawaiis

A new Census Bureau web app presents intriguing demographic data on all 435 congressional districts.
Want To Run For Congress? Political Insiders Only, Please Adrienne LaFrance/Civil Beat

Want To Run For Congress? Political Insiders Only, Please

Electoral history shows that people who have never held office don't usually get to Washington.
Will A New Federal Shield Law Replace The Soon-To-Be-Dead Hawaii Law?

Will A New Federal Shield Law Replace The Soon-To-Be-Dead Hawaii Law?

U.S. senator to reintroduce bill to establish federal law protecting journalists from revealing sources.
Civil Beat Poll – Hanabusa Expands Lead Over Djou In Race for Congress

Civil Beat Poll – Hanabusa Expands Lead Over Djou In Race for Congress

Democrats likely to continue representing Hawaii in House.
Lingle: Hirono Missed 127 Votes In Congress This Year

Lingle: Hirono Missed 127 Votes In Congress This Year

Hawaii congresswoman missed 23 percent of votes so far this year.
Hawaii 2nd Congressional District