Hanabusa trails Sen. Brian Schatz by fewer than 1,700 votes.
Political junkies rejoice!
Without a national wave pulling them along, local concerns are hurting six governors’ chances for re-election.
The president’s take means a lot in the state where he grew up.
Get ready for the lazy narratives!
(Marco Garcia / AP)
The Hawaii governor had cast doubt on whether the late Sen. Daniel Inouye tried to handpick Rep. Colleen Hanabusa as his successor.