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Who is UHPA endorsing in the general election?

U.S. Senate
Senator Daniel Inouye

U.S. House of Representatives

1st Congressional District
Colleen Hanabusa

2nd Congressional District
Mazie Hirono

Hawaii State Governor / Lieutenant Governor
Neil Abercrombie / Brian Schatz

Hawaii State Senate
The 25 members of the Hawaii State Senate are
elected to four-year terms without term limits. Terms are staggered by holding
elections for half of the Senate seats at a time to ensure continuity. See list
below for legislative candidates endorsed by UHPA’s Board of Directors. UHPA did not make endorsements in all races. During the next legislative session, UHPA will be reaching out to new legislators to further their understanding of issues important to faculty.

District 2
Ka’u, Puna, Hilo           
Russell Kokubun (D)


District 4

Wailuku, Waihe’e, Kahului, Pa’ia, Lower Pa’ia           
Shan Tsutsui (D)


District 7

Kaua’i, Ni’ihau
Ronald Kouchi (D)


District 9

Palolo, St. Louis Heights, Maunalani Heights, Kaimuki, Kapahulu, West
Diamond Head, Waikiki Gold Coast           
Les Ihara, Jr. (D)           

District 10

Manoa, Mo’ili’ili, McCully, Makiki
Brian Taniguchi (D)

District
11

Makiki/Punchbowl, Ala Moana, McCully

Carol Fukunaga (D)

District
13

Sand Island, Kalihi, Liliha, Nu’uanu, Pauoa, Pu’unui            
Susie Chun-Oakland (D)


District 14

Moanalua, ‘Aiea, Fort Shafter, Kalihi Valley, Halawa
Donna Kim (D)           

District
15

Kalihi, Moanalua Gardens, Salt Lake, Aliamanu, Foster Village, Hickam,
Pearl Harbor, Pearl Ridge, ‘Aiea           

Glenn Wakai (D)


District 20

‘Ewa Beach, ‘Ewa by Gentry, Ocean Pointe, ‘Ewa Villages, West Loch,
Honouliuli, Lower Waipahu           
Will Espero (D)           


District 22

Mililani Mauka, Wahiawa, Hale’iwa, Mokule’ia, North Shore
No endorsement

District
24

Kane’ohe, Kane’ohe MCAB, Kailua, Enchanted Lake
Jill Tokuda (D)

District
25

Kailua, Lanikai, Waimanalo, Hawai’i Kai           
No endorsement

Hawaii State House of Representatives
The Hawaii State House of Representatives consists of 51 members and they are
elected every two years with no term limits. See
list below for legislative candidates endorsed by UHPA’s Board of Directors. UHPA did not make endorsements in all races. During the next legislative session, UHPA will be reaching out to new legislators to further their understanding of issues important to faculty.

District 1
North Kohala, South Kohala, Hamakua, North Hilo, South Hilo           
Mark Nakashima (D)

District 2
South Hilo, Waiakea Kai, Kaumana, Keaukaha           
Jerry Chang (D)

District 3
South Hilo, Panaewa, Puna, Keaau, Kurtistown
Clifton Tsuji (D)

District 4
Puna, Pahoa, Hawaiian Acres, Kalapana           
Faye Hanohano

District 5
Puna, Ka’u, South Kona, North Kona           
Robert Herkes (D)

District 6
North Kona, Keauhou, Kailua-Kona, Honokohau           
Denny Coffman (D)

District 7
North Kona, South Kohala           
Cindy Evans (D)

District 8
Wailuku, Waihee, Waiehu, Puuohala, Waikapu           
Joe Souki (D)

District 9
Kahului, Wailuku, Puunene, Spreckelsville, Paia           
Gilbert Keith-Agaran (D)

District 10
Lahaina, Kaanapali, Kapalua, Maalaea, Kihei           
Angus McKelvey (D)

District 11
Makena, Wailea, Kihei           
Joe Bertrum III (D)

District 12
Pukalani, Makawao, Olinda, Pulehu, Kula, Ulupalakua            
Kyle Yamashita (D)

District 13
Kahoolawe, Molokini, Lanai, Molokai, Keanae, Wailua, Nahiku, Hana           
Mele Carroll (D)

District 14
Hanalei, Anahola, Kealia, Kapaa, Waipouli           
Hermina Morita (D)

District 15
Lihue, Koloa           
James Tokioka (D)

District 16
Niihau, Lehua, Koloa, Waimea           
Dee Morikawa (D)

District 17           
Kalama Valley, Queen’s Gate, Hawaii Kai
No endorsement

District 18
Hahaione, Kuliouou, Niu Valley, Hawaii Loa Ridge, Aina Haina, Wailupe,
Kahala           
Mark Hashem (D)

District 19           
Waialae Iki, Kalani Valley, Waialae Nui, Diamond Head, Kahala
Barbara Marumoto (R)

District 20
St. Louis Heights, Palolo Valley, Maunalani Heights, Wilhelmina Rise,
Kaimuki           
Calvin Say (D)

District 21
Kaimuki, Kapahulu, Waikiki, Ala Wai, Diamond Head            
Scott Nishimoto (D)

District 22
Moiliili, McCully, Kaimuki
Scott Saiki (D)

District 23
Waikiki, Ala Moana           
Tom Brower (D)

District 24
Manoa, Manoa Valley, University
No endorsement

District 25
Tantalus, Makiki, McCully           
Della Au Belatti (D)

District 26           
Dowsett Highlands, Pacific Heights, Pauoa, Punchbowl
Sylvia Luke (D)

District 27           
Nuuanu, Puunui, Liliha, Alewa Heights
Corrine Ching (R)

District 28            
Palama, Downtown, Chinatown, Sheridan
Karl Rhoads (D)

District 29           
Sand Island, Mokauea, Kalihi Kai, Kapalama
Joey Manahan (D)

District 30           
Kamehameha Heights, Kalihi Valley, Fort Shafter
John Mizuno (D)

District 31           
Moanalua Valley, Moanalua, Salt Lake
Linda Ichiyama (D)

District 32           
Lower Pearlridge, Aiea, Halawa, Hickam, Pearl Harbor, Moanalua Gardens
No endorsement

District 33
Aiea, Halawa Valley, Halawa Heights, Aiea Heights           
Blake Oshiro (D)

District 34            
Newtown, Waiau, Pearl City, Waimalu
Mark Takai (D)

District 35           
Pearl City, Waipahu
No endorsement

District 36            
Pearl City, Momilani, Pacific Palisades, Manana
Roy Takumi (D)

District 37           
Mililani, Waipio Gentry
Ryan Yamane (D)

District 38           
Mililani, Mililani Mauka
Marilyn Lee (D)

District 39           
Wahiawa, Whitmore Village, Poamoho
No endorsement

District 40           
Royal Kunia, Makakilo, Kapolei, Kalaeloa
No endorsement

District 41           
Waipahu, Village Park, Waikele
No endorsement

District 42           
Waipahu, Honouliuli, West Loch, Ewa
No endorsement

District 43           
Ewa Beach, Iroquois Point, Puuloa
Jason Bradshaw (D)

District 44           
Honokai Hale, Nanakuli, Lualualei, Maili
No endorsement

District 45           
Waianae, Makaha, Makua
Maile Shimabukuro (D)

District 46           
Kaena Point, Schofield, Mokuleia, Waialua, Haleiwa, Waimea, Pupukea,
Sunset, Kahuku, Kunia Camp, Poamoho, Wheeler, Laie
No endorsement

District 47           
Laie, Hauula, Punaluu, Kahana, Kaaawa, Waikane, Kahaluu, Ahuimanu,
Kaneohe
Jessica Wooley (D)

District 48
Heeia, Haiku Valley, Kapunahala, Kaneohe           
Ken Ito (D)

District 49
Maunawili, Olomana, Enchanted Lake, Kaneohe           
Pono Chong

District 50
Kailua, Kaneohe Bay           
Cynthia Thielen (R)

District 51
Lanikai, Waimanalo
Chris Lee (D)