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Hawaii state executive offices

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Elections
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Ballotpedia covers 11 state executive offices in the state of Hawaii. The executive branch is governed by Article V of the Hawaii Constitution.

State executive organization

Executive officials in Hawaii are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges. The following chart details the relationship among different branches of Hawaii's state government:

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Offices

The following is a list of state executive offices in Hawaii.

Current officeholders

Note: First appointed or First elected will include a date depending on if the officeholder was appointed or elected.

Name:Party:Current office:Tenure:First AppointedFirst Elected:
Carty ChangNonpartisan Hawaii Chairperson of Land and Natural ResourcesJanuary 1, 2015 - presentDecember 31, 2014
Catherine Awakuni ColónNonpartisan Hawaii Director of Commerce and Consumer AffairsJanuary 1, 2015 - presentDecember 31, 2014
David IgeElectiondot.png Democratic Governor of HawaiiDecember 1, 2014 - presentNovember 4, 2014
Elizabeth KimNonpartisan Hawaii Director of Labor and Industrial RelationsJanuary 5, 2015 - PresentJanuary 5, 2015
Gordon ItoNonpartisan Hawaii Commissioner of InsuranceJuly 2010 - PresentJuly 2010
Jan YamaneNonpartisan Hawaii State Auditor2013-Present2013
Kathryn MatayoshiNonpartisan Hawaii Superintendent of EducationSeptember 13, 2010 - PresentSeptember 13, 2010
Lorraine AkibaNonpartisan Hawaii Public Utilities CommissionJune 30, 2012 - PresentFebruary 2012
Michael ChampleyNonpartisan Hawaii Public Utilities CommissionSeptember 22, 2011 - PresentSeptember 15, 2011
Randall IwaseNonpartisan Hawaii Public Utilities CommissionerJanuary 2015 - present2015
Russell SuzukiNonpartisan Attorney General of HawaiiDecember 1, 2014 - presentDecember 1, 2014
Scott EnrightNonpartisan Hawaii Commissioner of AgricultureJanuary 1, 2014 - presentDecember 2013
Shan TsutsuiElectiondot.png Democratic Lieutenant Governor of HawaiiDecember 27, 2012 - PresentDecember 27, 2012
Wesley MachidaNonpartisan Hawaii Director of FinanceJanuary 1, 2015 - presentDecember 3, 2014

Elections

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2015

There are no state executive elections in Hawaii in 2015.

2014

There were two state executive offices up for election: governor and lieutenant governor.

2013

There were no elections in Hawaii in 2013.

2012

There were no elections in Hawaii in 2012.

Corruption analysis

The University of Illinois at Chicago and the Illinois Integrity Initiative used federal data to evaluate levels of corruption in all 50 states plus the District of Columbia. The following table ranks each state based on total convictions and convictions per 10,000 residents of public officials in federal corruption cases between 1976 and 2010.[1]

Corruption statistics, 1976-2010
State Total federal corruption convictions Rank Convictions per 10,000 residents Rank
Alabama
657
14
1.37
8
Alaska
130
38
1.83
4
Arizona
329
25
0.51
39
Arkansas
201
29
0.69
31
California
2,345
2
0.63
35
Colorado
189
32
0.38
45
Connecticut
277
27
0.78
30
Delaware
80
47
0.89
20
Florida
1,762
4
0.94
19
Georgia
807
13
0.83
26
Hawaii
114
40
0.84
25
Idaho
78
48
0.50
40
Illinois
1,828
3
1.42
7
Indiana
419
23
0.65
34
Iowa
148
34
0.49
41
Kansas
152
33
0.53
37
Kentucky
577
16
1.33
10
Louisiana
906
10
2.00
2
Maine
105
41
0.79
28
Maryland
499
20
0.86
22
Massachusetts
562
17
0.86
23
Michigan
655
15
0.66
33
Minnesota
190
31
0.36
47
Mississippi
560
18
1.89
3
Missouri
507
19
0.85
24
Montana
139
36
1.37
9
Nebraska
83
45
0.45
44
Nevada
100
42
0.37
46
New Hampshire
46
49
0.35
48
New Jersey
909
9
1.03
18
New Mexico
139
37
0.68
32
New York
2,522
1
1.30
12
North Carolina
461
22
0.48
42
North Dakota
118
39
1.75
6
Ohio
1,405
7
1.22
15
Oklahoma
472
21
1.26
13
Oregon
91
43
0.24
51
Pennsylvania
1,563
5
1.23
14
Rhode Island
83
46
0.79
29
South Carolina
401
24
0.87
21
South Dakota
144
35
1.77
5
Tennessee
843
12
1.33
11
Texas
1,542
6
0.61
36
Utah
86
44
0.31
49
Vermont
30
51
0.48
43
Virginia
896
11
1.12
17
Washington
200
30
0.30
50
Washington, D.C.
1,005
8
16.70
1
West Virginia
208
28
1.12
16
Wisconsin
295
26
0.52
38
Wyoming
45
50
0.80
27

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