Alex Sonson's Hawaii Senate District 17 Survey

Editor's Note: In July 2012, Civil Beat sent six questions to each of the candidates registered to run in the Aug. 11 primary for Hawaii State Senate District 17. Both responded, including Alex Sonson. The questions and answers are reproduced below in full. Read the response by Clarence Nishihara to see how Sonson's positions compare to those of his competitor. Click on each topic listed below to read Civil Beat's question and Sonson's response.

Preferred Candidate Name: Alex M. Sonson

Senate/House District Number: Senate District 17; Waipahu-Pearl City

Date of Birth: 09/25/1959

Place of Birth/Hometown: Ilocos Sur, Philippines

Current Profession/Employer: Attorney at Law, Law Office of Alex M. Sonson, A Law Corporation

Education/Alma Mater(s): Waipahu High School-1978, Leeward Community College- 1982-1984, Cal State Fullerton- 1988-1990, IIT-Chicago Kent College of Law-1993.

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