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Enrique Iglesias Lends Support to Cousin Joey Manahan’s Campaign for Congress

Hawaii CD1 candidate gets help from famous family members.

·By Nathan Eagle

Not unlike other candidates for Congress, Honolulu City Councilman Joey Manahan is getting help from his ohana. 

The difference is Manahan’s family includes a slew of famous people, not the least of which is Enrique Iglesias, who on Monday posted a photo of them together on his Instagram account. Iglesias tweeted it out, saying: “With my cousin Joey Manahan who’s running for U.S. House from Hawaii!” (Joey’s and Enrique’s grandmothers are sisters, according to Manahan’s campaign spokesperson, making them second cousins.)

Enrique Iglesias, second from right, and