Richard Creagan

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Richard Creagan
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Hawaii House of Representatives District 5
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2014 - Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 0
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$57,852/year
Per diem$175/day off Oahu; $10/day on Oahu
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
AppointedJanuary 10, 2014
Appointed byGov. Neil Abercrombie (D)
Term limitsN/A
Websites
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Richard Creagan is a Democratic member of the Hawaii House of Representatives, representing District 5. He was first appointed to the chamber by Gov. Neil Abercrombie (D) on January 10, 2014.[1]

Elections

2014

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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 3, 2014. Incumbent Richard P. Creagan defeated Gene "Bucky" Leslie in the Democratic primary, while Dave Bateman was unopposed in the Republican primary. Creagan will face Bateman, Randy Ruis (I) and Jon A. Lalanne (L) in the general election.[2][3]

Scorecards

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2014

In 2014, the Hawaii State Legislature was in session from January 15 through May 2.[4]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Denny Coffman (D)
Hawaii House of Representatives District 5
January 2014-Present
Succeeded by
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