Hawaii House of Representatives Elections 2012

Hawaii House of Representatives Elections 2012

Majority Control

Hawaii House of Representatives
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 42 Pending
     Republican Party 8 Pending
     Vacancy 1 Pending
Total 51 51

Incumbents Retiring

Name Party Current Office
Jerry Chang Democratic House District 2
Robert Herkes Democratic House District 5
Barbara Marumoto-Coons Republican House District 19
Joey Manahan Democratic House District 29
Kymberly Marcos Pine Republican House District 43

Campaign Contributions

 

Year Number of candidates Total contributions
2010 147 $3,066,163
2008 105 $3,138,933
2006 125 $3,307,255
2004 121 $3,772,936
2002 144 $1,361,287

 

Donor Amount
Hawaii Association of Realtors $81,950
Hapai, Marlene $30,613
Hawaii State Teachers Association $27,600
Hawaii Carpenters and Joiners $25,500
Hawaii Republican Party $24,525
Electrical Workers Local 1186 $24,500
Hawaii Medical Service Association $24,300
Radcliffe, John H $22,350
Operating Engineers Local 3 $22,250
Linda Lingle Campaign Cmte $22,000

List of Hawaii House of Representatives Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Mark Nakashima: 4,834 (Winner)
  • Noralyn Bolosan Pajimola: 1,709

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republicans have filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mark Nakashima (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Cliff Tsuji (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republicans have filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Cliff Tsuji (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 3

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Richard Onishi: 3,298 (Winner)
  • Brittany Smart: 2,260

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Marlene Nachbar Hapai (Winner)

(Libertarian Party) August 11 Libertarian Primary:

  • Frederick Fogel (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Richard Onishi (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Marlene Nachbar Hapai
  • (Libertarian Party) Frederick Fogel

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 4

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Faye Hanohano (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

(Independent) August 11 Independent Primary:

  • Hope Louise Cermelj: 35 (Winner)
  • Moke Stephens: 32 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Faye Hanohano (Winner)
  • (Independent) Hope Louise Cermelj
  • (Independent) Moke Stephens

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Denny Coffman: 2,462 (Winner)
  • Leolani Lagat Oyama: 1,164

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Dave Bateman (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Denny Coffman (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Dave Bateman

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 6

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Kalei Akaka: 1,022
  • Fred Housel: 461
  • Bucky Leslie: 734
  • Nicole Lowen: 1,067 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Mike Breslin: 442
  • Roy Ebert: 512 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Nicole Lowen (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Roy Ebert

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 7

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Cindy Evans (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Cindy Evans (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 8

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Joe Souki (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Joe Souki (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Gilbert Keith-Agaran: 2,282 (Winner)
  • Joe Pontanilla: 1,583

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Gilbert Keith-Agaran (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 10

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Edward Kaahui: 540
  • Angus McKelvey: 1,329 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Chayne Marten (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Angus McKelvey (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Chayne Marten

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 11

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Joseph Bertram III: 324
  • Netra Halperin: 682
  • Colin Hanlon: 347
  • Kaniela Ing: 1,108 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • George Fontaine (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Kaniela Ing (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) George Fontaine

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Kyle Yamashita (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Ekolu Kalama (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Kyle Yamashita (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Ekolu Kalama

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 13

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Diana Mele Carroll (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Simon Russell (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Diana Mele Carroll (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Simon Russell

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Derek Kawakami (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Derek Kawakami (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 15

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • James Tokioka (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) James Tokioka (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 16

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Daynette Morikawa (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Troy Trujillo (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Daynette Morikawa (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Troy Trujillo

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 17

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • No Democrat has filed to run for this seat.

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Gene Ward (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Gene Ward (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Mark Hashem (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Jeremy Low: 1,015 (Winner)
  • Lori Wingard: 888

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Mark Hashem (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Jeremy Low

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 19

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Bert Kobayashi: 3,272 (Winner)
  • Brian Yamane: 1,973

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Darrell Young (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Bert Kobayashi (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Darrell Young

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 20

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Calvin Say: 4,695 (Winner)
  • Dwight Synan: 1,134

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Julia Allen (Winner)

(Green Party) August 11 Green Primary:

  • Keiko Bonk (Winner)

(Independent) August 11 Independent Primary:

  • Joseph Heukulani (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Calvin Say (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Julia Allen
  • (Green Party) Keiko Bonk
  • (Independent) Joseph Heukulani

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 21

  • Scott Nishimoto: 3,031 (Winner)
  • Clifton Takamura: 333

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Scott Nishimoto (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Tom Brower (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Marcus Hester (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Tom Brower (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Marcus Hester

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 23

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Isaac Choy (Winner).

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Zach Thomson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Isaac Choy (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Zach Thomson

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 24

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Della Au Belatti: 3,024 (Winner)
  • Kimberly Case: 1,101

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Isaiah Kauka Sabey (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Della Au Belatti (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Isaiah Kauka Sabey

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 25

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Sylvia Luke (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Sylvia Luke (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 26

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Lei Ahu Isa: 1,043
  • Ryan Toma Kapuniai: 234
  • Scott Saiki: 2,184 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Tiffany Au (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Scott Saiki (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Tiffany Au

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 27

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Takashi Ohno (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Brian Kim: 210
  • Corinne Ching: 866 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Takashi Ohno (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Corinne Ching

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • John Mizuno (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) John Mizuno (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 29

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Karl Rhoads: 1,604 (Winner)
  • Daniel Holt: 589

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Karl Rhoads (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Romy Cachola: 1,236 (Winner)
  • Nicole Velasco: 1,116

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this district.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Romy Cachola (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 31

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Lynne Gutierrez: 967
  • Lei Sharsh: 1,020 (Winner)
  • Danny Villaruz: 592

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Aaron Johanson (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Lei Sharsh
  • (Republican Party) Aaron Johanson (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 32

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Linda Ichiyama (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Garner Musashi Shimizu (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Linda Ichiyama (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Garner Musashi Shimizu

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 33

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Heather Giugni: 2,008
  • K. Mark Takai: 5,308 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Sam Kong (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) K. Mark Takai (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Sam Kong

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 34

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Gregg Takayama: 3,359 (Winner)
  • Eloise Yamashita Tungpalan: 3,127

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican candidate has filed to run in this district.

November 6 General Election Candidates

(Democratic Party) Gregg Takayama (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 35

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Roy Takumi (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run in this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Roy Takumi (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 36

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Marilyn Lee (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Mel Apana: 578
  • Beth Fukumoto: 1,158 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Marilyn Lee
  • (Republican Party) Beth Fukumoto (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 37

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Ryan Yamane (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Emil Svrcina (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Ryan Yamane (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Emil Svrcina

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 38

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Henry Aquino (Winner).

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Henry Aquino (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 39

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Ty Cullen (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Carl Wong (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Ty Cullen (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Carl Wong

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 40

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Kurt Fevella: 503
  • Chris Kalani Manabat: 783 (Winner)
  • Rose Martinez: 582
  • Romy Mindo: 553
  • Sam Puletasi: 144
  • Joe Rattner: 141

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Bob McDermott (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Chris Kalani Manabat
  • (Republican Party) Bob McDermott (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 41

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Rida Cabanilla Arakawa: 1,895 (Winner)
  • Matt LoPresti: 1,268

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Adam Reeder (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Rida Cabanilla Arakawa (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Adam Reeder

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 42

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Sharon Har (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Marissa Capelouto (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Sharon Har (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Marissa Capelouto

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 43

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Hanalei Aipoalani: 910
  • Karen Leinani Awana: 1,197 (Winner)
  • Leslie McKeague-Gomes: 197
  • Cynthia Rezentes: 289

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Glenn Butler: 288 (Winner)
  • Tercia Ku: 179

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Karen Leinani Awana (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Glenn Butler

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 44

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Jo Jordan: 1,742 (Winner)
  • Johnnie-Mae Perry: 710

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Creighton Pono Higa (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jo Jordan (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Creighton Pono Higa

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 45

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Jake Bradshaw: 1,705 (Winner)
  • Ollie Lunasco: 738

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Lauren Kealohilani Cheape (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jake Bradshaw
  • (Republican Party) Lauren Kealohilani Cheape (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 46

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Marcus Oshiro (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Christopher Murphy (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Marcus Oshiro (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Christopher Murphy

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 47

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • D. Ululani Beirne (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Richard Fale: 727 (Winner)
  • Gil Riviere: 651

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) D. Ululani Beirne
  • (Republican Party) Richard Fale (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 48

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Pono Chong: 2,932
  • Jessica Wooley: 3,846 (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Jessica Wooley (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 49

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Ken Ito (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • No Republican has filed to run for this seat.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Ken Ito (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 50

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • No Democrat has filed to run for this seat.

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Cynthia Thielen (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Republican Party) Cynthia Thielen (Winner)

2012 Hawaii House of Representatives Elections - District 51

(Democratic Party) August 11 Democratic Primary:

  • Chris Lee (Winner)

(Republican Party) August 11 GOP Primary:

  • Henry Vincent (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • (Democratic Party) Chris Lee (Winner)
  • (Republican Party) Henry Vincent

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