General Election 2008


POSTED: Wednesday, October 15, 2008


;General Election 2008

Rail, mayoral races reign

Suspense builds as Kobayashi tries to derail Hannemann, but presidential hopeful Obama is expected to win here

;» U.S. President
Local roots favor Obama

;» U.S. Representative
GOP facing uphill battle
• District: 12

;» State Legislature
GOP fights for Senate seat
Dwight Takamine hopes to extend his family legacy with a Senate seat
Incumbent Hooser faces frequent GOP candidate Georgi
Debate over a hospital plan spurs a nurse’s challenge
State House Candidates: 1719 •  20232427293538404142434445464751
State Senate Candidates: 122123

;» Unopposed Candidates
No rivals in the general

;» State Constitution
Con Con raises issues of cost, need

;» Neighbor Island Charters   
Kauai mulls construction, Sunshine Law
'Pot' issue on Big Isle ballot 
The Big Island Charter questions

;» Maui County Council
Father-daughter duo vie for Valley Isle seats

;» Honolulu City Council
Only 1 incumbent faces a challenge
•  District 1: Waianae-Ewa Beach

;» Honolulu City Charter
Voters can derail $4B project
The 4 proposed City Charter amendments

;» Honolulu Mayor
The unexpected battle
•  Candidates

;» Big Island Mayor & Council
Rural life versus growth

;» Kauai Mayor & Council
Newcomer leads top race

;» Board of Education
6 vie for 3 at-large seats

;» Office of Hawaiian Affairs
Molokai, office plans split rivals

;» How to Vote & Early Voting Sites
Casting your ballot on Nov. 4

;» Polling Precincts
Where to vote

;» List of Candidates
November 4 general election