Hawaii State Senate,District 9
- See also: Hawaii State Senate elections, 2010
Shorba ran in the 2010 election for Hawaii State Senate District 9. Shorba was unopposed in the Republican primary election on September 18, 2010, and was defeated by Les Ihara, Jr. (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.  
Two days before the election, Shorba published a letter to the voters in State Senate District 9.