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Neil Abercrombie

Can Hawaii Democrats Unite At Weekend Convention?

Can Hawaii Democrats Unite At Weekend Convention?

It won't be easy. In this fall's primary election, the most hotly contested races are between Democrats.
UPDATE: Mufi Hannemann Declares Bid For Governor

UPDATE: Mufi Hannemann Declares Bid For Governor

Honolulu's mayor made it official: He will run against fellow Democrat Neil Abercrombie in the Sept. 18 primary for Hawaii governor.
Mufi v. Neil in 1986: The Bloody First Round

Mufi v. Neil in 1986: The Bloody First Round

The last time Abercrombie and Hannemann went head to head it was so ugly that Hawaii sent a Republican to Congress. Civil Beat revisits the strange primary-special election of 24 years ago.

Discussion: Hawaii Governor’s Race

Who should be the next governor of Hawaii, and why? Share your thoughts on the race.
1st District Voters Send Djou to Congress

1st District Voters Send Djou to Congress

For only the third time since statehood, Hawaii's congressional delegation will include a Republican. But Democrats believe they will win the seat back in November when they unite behind one candidate.

UPDATE: Abercrombie Opens Second Big Isle Campaign Office

With an eye on the neighbor island vote, gubernatorial hopeful Neil Abercrombie is investing time and money there.

UPDATE: The Four Bs On Hawaii Politics

Excerpts from a panel discussion with Dan Boylan, Richard Borreca, Jerry Burris and Chad Blair
Neil Abercrombie