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OUR CANDIDATES

View all the candidates for leadership positions for the Democratic Party of Hawaiʻi 2022 - 2024.

 

Party Chair

Senate District Representatives:

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15,

16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, & 25

 

Note: A number underlined above means that there are candidate(s) for those Senate District SCC Reps race(s). Please keep in mind for these elections and nominations the Party is using the Senate District lines that were used for the 2020 State-run Election, NOT the redistricted lines for the upcoming 2022 State-run Election.

Nominations are now closed.

Senate Dist 1

Hilo

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Phil Barnes

 

Senate Dist 2

Puna, Ka‘u

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Gary Saito

 

Senate Dist 3

Kona, Ka‘u

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Gary "Bear" Usinger

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John Redden

 

Senate Dist 4

Hilo, Hamakua, Kohala, Waimea, Waikoloa, Kona

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Lennart H. Lundstrom

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Margaret Wille

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Jennifer Lienhart Tsuji

 

Senate Dist 5

Wailuku, Waihe‘e, Kahului

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Lourdes Rivera

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Emmanuel Baltazar

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Jennifer Kaaihue

Senate Dist 6

South and West Maui

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Dionicio
Guzman, Jr.

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Donna Domingo

 

Senate Dist 7

Hana, East and Upcountry Maui, Moloka‘i, Lana‘i, Kaho‘olawe

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Marlene Baltero

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Roberto R. Andrion, Jr.

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Stephen W. West

Senate Dist 8

Kauai, Niihau

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Joel Guy

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Gary Hooser

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Mina Morita

 

Senate Dist 9

Hawai‘i Kai, Kuli‘ou‘ou, Niu, ‘Aina Haina, Wai‘alae-Kahala, Diamond Head

Stephanie C.S. Kim

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Jesse K. Souki

 

Senate Dist 10

Kaimuki, Kapahulu, Palolo, Maunalani Heights, St. Louis Heights, Mo‘ili‘ili, Ala Wa

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Reyn Keaka Kaupiko

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Martha Torney

 

Senate Dist 11

Manoa, Makiki, Punchbowl, Papakolea

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Stephanie Lei Fitzpatrick

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Jacce Mikulanec

 

Senate Dist 12

Waikiki, Ala Moana, Kaka‘ako, McCully, Mo‘ili‘ili

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Marilyn Leimomi Khan

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Anthony Nagatani

 

Senate Dist 13

Dowsett Highlands, Pu‘unui, Nu‘uanu, Pacific Heights, Pauoa, Punchbowl, Palama, Liliha, Iwilei, Chinatown, and Downtown

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Bixby Ho

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Alice Boyd Smith

 

Senate Dist 14

Kapalama, ‘Alewa, Kalihi Valley, Ft. Shafter, Moanalua Gardens & Valley, portions of Halawa and ‘Aiea

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William C. Bagasol

 

Senate Dist 15

Kalihi, Mapunapuna, Airport, Salt Lake, Aliamanu, Foster Village, Hickam, Pearl Harbor

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Joy Kobashigawa Lewis

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Chace Shigemasa

 

Senate Dist 16

Pearl City, Momilani, Pearlridge, ‘Aiea, Royal Summit, ‘Aiea Heights, Newtown, Waimalu, Halawa, Pearl Harbor

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Brent Toyama

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Aileen Wada

 

Senate Dist 17

Waipahu, Crestview, Manana, Pearl City, Pacific Palisades

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No Candidates

Senate Dist 18

Mililani Town, portion of Waipi‘o Gentry, Waikele, Village Park, Royal Kunia

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Edmund C Aczon

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Danielle M. M. Bass

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Marion F. Poirier

 

Senate Dist 19

‘Ewa Beach, Ocean Pointe, ‘Ewa by Gentry, Iroquois Point, portion of ‘Ewa Villages

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No Candidates

Senate Dist 20

Kapolei, Makakilo, and portions of ‘Ewa, Kalaeloa, and Waipahu

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Michael (Mike) Golojuch, Sr

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Michele Golojuch

 

Senate Dist 21

Kalaeloa, Honokai Hale,

Ko ‘Olina, Nanakuli, Ma‘ili, Wai‘anae, Makaha, Makua

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No Candidates

Senate Dist 22

Mililani Mauka, Waipi‘o Acres, Wheeler, Wahiawa, Whitmore Village, portion of Poamoho

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Lei R. Learmont

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Lawrence
Meacham

 

Senate Dist 23

Kane‘ohe , Ka‘a‘awa, Hau‘ula, La‘ie, Kahuku, Waialua, Hale‘iwa, Wahiawa, Schofield Barracks, Kunia

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Melodie Aduja

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James "Jesse"
Jackson

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David Mulinix

Flora Obayashi

 

Senate Dist 24

Kane‘ohe, MCBH, Kailua, He‘eia, ‘Ahuimanu

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Paul Holcomb

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Micah Kosasa

 

Senate Dist 25

Kailua, Lanikai, Enchanted Lake, Keolu Hills, Maunawili, Waimanalo, Hawai‘i Kai, Portlock

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Aria Juliet Castillo

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Franklin Don Pacarro Jr

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Jon Chinen

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Betty Vega

 

PARTY CHAIR

Shall be the Chairperson of the State Central Committee.

Appoint chairpersons of all special and standing committees with the advice and consent of the State Central Committee.

Click here for more information on the Chair's duties.

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Michael J.
Golojuch, Jr.

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Dennis W. Jung

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Shannon Lopeka Matson