Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu

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Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu
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Candidate for
Hawaii House of Representatives, District 28
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sDrexel University
Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 28 of the Hawaii House of Representatives. She ran unsuccessfully for the same seat in 2012.


Campaign themes


Kaapu's campaign website listed the following issues:[1]

  • Fiscal Responsibility
Excerpt: "Balanced budgets. Cost effective and efficient provision of services and infrastructure. Integrity and transparency in financial matters."
  • Legislative Reform
Excerpts: "Term Limits." "Smaller Legislature." "Open and Honest Legislative Process."
  • Smaller Government
Excerpt: "The State Government should protect its citizens and provide infrastructure for daily living and commerce. The Government should not be the provider of all things to everyone. Currently almost 1 out of every 4 people in our State receives some form of public assistance. The Government, a legal body, was not designed to provide social (compassion) services effectively."
  • Economic Stability
Excerpts: "Encourage Small Business." "Sustainable Agriculture and Energy." "Environmental Stewardship." "Medical Liability Reform."
  • Family Values
Excerpt: "Pro-life from conception to natural death. Marriage defined as a union of one man and one woman. Individual responsibility for our own actions."



See also: Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Hawaii House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place August 9, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Incumbent John M. Mizuno was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu was unopposed in the Republican primary. Mizuno will face Kaapu in the general election.[2][3]


See also: Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kaapu ran in the 2012 election for Hawaii House of Representatives District 28. Kaapu ran unopposed in the August 11 Republican primary and was defeated by District 30 incumbent John Mizuno (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Democrat Karl Rhoads is running for re-election in District 29.[4][5][6]

Hawaii House of Representatives, District 28, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Mizuno Incumbent 77.4% 4,444
     Republican Carole Kauhiwai Kaapu 22.6% 1,298
Total Votes 5,742

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