One Senate seat is up for election in Hawaii, held by a Democratic incumbent. Voters will also choose representatives for two House seats, both held by Democrats. And they will also select a governor, an office currently held by a Democrat. See Hawaii’s primary results.
Gov. David Ige (D) escaped a strong primary challenge from Rep. Colleen Hanabusa. Ige's popularity tumbled early in the year but surged after his handling of a volcano crisis. He is favored to win reelection, facing state Rep. Andria Tupola (R).
Going into this election, Hawaii had 2 Democratic representatives . Here’s how each district leans politically, based on how it voted in the 2016 presidential election, with 2018 results as they come in.
If you asked Democratic voters after the 2018 midterms who they expected to see in the presidential race, most of them likely would have included Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders. Neither is in the race yet.
From seeking reelection in 2020 to his past controversial remarks, Rep. Steve King’s (R-Iowa) interview with the “Iowa Press” touched on a wide range of topics. Here are four of the most noteworthy moments.