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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

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.
Gabbard Completes Upset By Crushing Hannemann Brian Tseng/Civil Beat

Gabbard Completes Upset By Crushing Hannemann

Honolulu Council newcomer wins Democratic nomination for Congress.
Déjà Vu As Gabbard, Hannemann Fight for Senators’ Support

Déjà Vu As Gabbard, Hannemann Fight for Senators’ Support

Campaign ads for Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District imply endorsement by Akaka, Inouye.
Civil Beat Poll – Tulsi Leaves Mufi In Her Dust

Civil Beat Poll – Tulsi Leaves Mufi In Her Dust

UPDATED Surprising 49-29 lead in race to represent Hawaii in Congress.
Trailing Gabbard, Hannemann Gives Campaign $150K

Trailing Gabbard, Hannemann Gives Campaign $150K

Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District campaign coming down to the wire.
Social Issues Center In First Televised Hawaii Congress Debate

Social Issues Center In First Televised Hawaii Congress Debate

Hannemann, Gabbard criticized for stances on abortion, gay rights.
Candidates for 2nd Congressional District Stress Background

Candidates for 2nd Congressional District Stress Background

Top Democrats vying for Hawaii U.S. House seat answer Civil Beat survey.

May 2016

Tuesday, May 10

New Political Parties Get Their Shot On Hawaii Ballots This Year

November 2014

Tuesday, November 4

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

August 2014

Saturday, August 9

Hawaii Congressional Districts: Takai Triumphs

July 2013

Monday, July 29

A Tale of Two Hawaiis

June 2013

Saturday, June 1

Want To Run For Congress? Political Insiders Only, Please

May 2013

Thursday, May 16

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

October 2012

Monday, October 29

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

Thursday, October 4

Civil Beat Poll – Dems Lead Congress Races

August 2012

Monday, August 13

Lingle: Hirono Missed 127 Votes In Congress This Year

Thursday, August 9

Gabbard Completes Upset By Crushing Hannemann

Déjà Vu As Gabbard, Hannemann Fight for Senators’ Support

Thursday, August 2

Civil Beat Poll – Tulsi Leaves Mufi In Her Dust

July 2012

Tuesday, July 31

Trailing Gabbard, Hannemann Gives Campaign $150K

Friday, July 13

Social Issues Center In First Televised Hawaii Congress Debate

Thursday, July 12

Candidates for 2nd Congressional District Stress Background

Tuesday, July 10

Gabbard Files FEC Complaint Against Hannemann

June 2012

Monday, June 11

Civil Beat Poll – Stunning Turnaround In Hawaii’s CD2 Race

March 2012

Saturday, March 31

Hannemann Courts GOP Donors On Guam

December 2011

Friday, December 23

2011 Year in Review — DC808

Wednesday, December 21

Hawaii Election 2012: A Preview

October 2011

Friday, October 28

Hannemann Radio Show Doesn’t Cross Legal Line

September 2011

Tuesday, September 6

The Story of Mufi Hannemann and Tulsi Gabbard

August 2011

Wednesday, August 31

Gabbard’s Six Unions Didn’t Go for Mufi Last Time, Either

Sunday, August 14

CD2, Anyone? Anyone?

Saturday, August 6

Redistricting Panel OKs Plan to Include Ko Olina in 1st Congressional District

October 2010

Thursday, October 28

Hirono Spends $1M On Campaign, Willoughby Misses Deadlines

Saturday, October 9

Palin Endorses John Willoughby, Snubs Civil Beat

September 2010

Friday, September 24

Mazie Hirono Answers 10 Questions from Civil Beat

John Willoughby Answers 10 Questions From Civil Beat

Wednesday, September 22

Congressional Candidates Answer Civil Beat Questions

Tuesday, September 21

Mazie Hirono Against John Who? In 2nd Congressional District

Wednesday, September 15

General Election Set for U.S. Congress Races

Thursday, September 9

Discussion: Hawaii 2nd Congressional District Election

Wednesday, September 8

Hirono Raises $800K In No-Contest Race

July 2010

Thursday, July 15

With Friends Like These …

June 2010

Friday, June 18

Hawaii Links For Friday, June 18

Hawaii 2nd Congressional District