Endorsements 2018

HGEA EARLY-ENDORSED CANDIDATES

HGEA endorsements: Candidates and issues

The following are the HGEA-endorsed candidates:

U.S. SENATE 

 

Mazie Hirono
U.S. Senate
Hawaii

   

 

STATE SENATE 

 

Kai Kahele
Senate District 1
Hawaii

  Michelle Kidani
Senate District 18
Oahu

  Maile Shimabukuro
Senate District 21
Oahu
   

 

STATE HOUSE 

 

Mark Nakashima
House District 1
Hawaii

  Richard Onishi
House District 3
Hawaii

  Nicole Lowen
House District 6
Hawaii
  Justin Woodson
House District 9
Maui
  Daynette "Dee" Morikawa
House District 16
Kauai
  Scott Nishimoto
House District 21
Oahu
  Della Au Belatti
House District 24
Oahu
  Sylvia Luke
House District 25
Oahu
  Scott Saiki
House District 26
Oahu
  Takashi Ohno
House District 27
Oahu
  John Mizuno
House District 28
Oahu
Aaron Johanson
House District 31
Oahu
  Linda Ichiyama
House District 32
Oahu
  Ryan Yamane
House District 37
Oahu
  Henry Aquino
House District 38
Oahu
  Ty Cullen
House District 39
Oahu
  Chris Lee
House District 51
Oahu
   

 

HAWAII COUNTY COUNCIL 

 

Aaron Chung
Council District 2
Hawaii

 

 

KAUAI COUNTY MAYOR 

 

Derek Kawakami
Mayor
Kauai

 

 

 

*“No action taken” means candidates did not contact HGEA for endorsement consideration in a timely manner or at all.
**An “open” endorsement means the union does not endorse a candidate.

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