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Hawaii Primary

Judge Rejects Hanabusa's Request To Delay Makeup Primary

AP | CATHY BUSSEWITZ | Posted 08.14.2014 | Politics

HILO, Hawaii (AP) — A Hawaii judge upheld the timing of a makeup primary election Thursday for more than 8,000 voters on the Big Island despite a la...

Amanda Terkel

Brian Schatz Has Edge In Remaining Precincts In Hawaii Senate Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Hawaii Senate race is still too close to call, thanks to a tropical storm that prevented some residents from turning out on Saturday...

Hanabusa Holds Slight Lead Over Schatz In Hawaii's Democratic Primary

Civil Beat | Nick Grube | Posted 08.10.2014 | Politics

U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa is leading U.S. Sen. Brian Schatz in the Democratic primary race to replace the late U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye. Early e...

Primary Stunner For Hawaii Dems

AP | CATHY BUSSEWITZ | Posted 08.11.2014 | Politics

HONOLULU (AP) — In a stunning defeat for an incumbent, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie was unseated by a fellow Democrat in Saturday's primary election...

MoveOn Attacks 'Quasi-Republican' Colleen Hanabusa Ahead Of Democratic Primary

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.09.2014 | Politics

The progressive advocacy group MoveOn.org is urging its members to support Hawaii Democratic Sen. Brian Schatz over "quasi-Republican" Rep. Colleen Ha...

Hawaii's Senate Race Is Set

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 08.12.2012 | Politics

HONOLULU -- U.S. Rep. Mazie Hirono has won the Democratic primary in Hawaii for an open U.S. Senate seat, setting up a race in November against former...

Hawaii Primary Election: Neil Abercrombie, Mufi Hannemann Fight For Democratic Gov. Nomination

AP | MARK NIESSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

HONOLULU — After a bitter campaign marked by mudslinging and contentious divisions over race, religion and gay rights, two longtime political ri...

Brunner and Hanabusa: Great Female Candidates Ignored and Rejected

Sam Bennett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sam Bennett

Strange winds are blowing from Washington to Ohio to Hawaii. Why do national committees continue to tilt the playing field in favor of male candidates, without clear justification?

WI: Obama Gains Traction With Clinton's Core Constituencies

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

With another big night that extended his winning streak to ten contests, Barack Obama made March 4th as irrelevant as he possibly could have. How li...

A Whole New Delegate Battle

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the frantic race for the Democratic nomination, where every delegate counts, states like Hawaii, Wisconsin and Washington are now playing a bigger ...

Wisconsin Primary Results: Obama, McCain Win Elections

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Obama Wins Wisconsin, Clinton "Fading": "Barack Obama cruised past a fading Hillary Rodham Clinton in the Wisconsin primary Tuesday night, gaining the...