|Hawaii House of Representatives District 27|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Bachelor's||University of Hawaii, Manoa, 1990|
|Birthday||August 31, 1961|
|Place of birth||Honolulu, HI|
Ching was an Instructor in Kumon from 1998-2002, teacher at Ma'emae Elementary from 1992-2002, and Legislative Aide to Representative David Pendleton from 1999-2000. She has also worked as an Administrative Assistant at Seagull Schools Early Education Center, Community Liaison for Representative Quentin Kewananakoa, and teacher of English as a Second Language.
She is a member of many organizations, including the Caledonian Society of Hawaii, Catholic Women's Guild, Center for Arts, Chinatown Lion's Club, Chinese Chamber of Commerce, Community Coalition for Neighborhood Safety, and the Go For Broke Foundation.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Ching served on these committees:
- Consumer Protection & Commerce Committee
- Health Committee
- Higher Education Committee
- Human Services Committee
- Tourism Committee
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Ching served on these committees:
- Education Committee
- Energy & Environmental Protection Committee
- Higher Education Committee
- Housing Committee
- Water, Land & Ocean Resources Committee
Ching ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Hawaii House of Representatives District 27. Ching defeated Brian Kim in the August 11 Republican primary and was defeated by Takashi Ohno (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 27, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Corinne Ching Incumbent||42.5%||3,573|
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 27 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Corinne Ching Incumbent||80.5%||866|
Ching won re-election to the 27th District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition on September 18, 2010. The general election took place on November 2, 2010. Lynn Vasquez ran against her on the Democratic ticket for this seat.
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 27 (2010)|
|Corinne Ching (R)||4,646||65.4%|
|Lynn Vasquez (D)||1,945||27.4%|
On November 4, 2008, Ching won re-election to the Hawaii House of Representatives from Hawaii's 27th District, defeating Sesnita Moepono (D). Ching received 4,092 votes in the election while Moepono received 3,443 votes. Ching raised $29,381 for her campaign; Moepono raised $59,345.
|Hawaii House of Representatives, District 27|
|Corinne Ching (R)||4,092||51.6%|
|Sesnita Moepono (D)||3,443||43.4%|
In 2010, Ching raised $19,335 in contributions.
His four largest contributors were:
|Linda Lingle Campaign Cmte||$2,000|
|Hawaii Association Of Realtors||$1,900|
|Hawaii Medical Association||$1,400|
In 2008, Ching collected $29,381 in campaign contributions. The six largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:
|Hawaii Republican Party||$2,000|
|Linda Lingle Campaign Committee||$2,000|
|Hawaii Association of Realtors||$1,900|
|Hawaii Medical Association||$1,000|
Hawaii Grassroot Institute
- See also: Hawaii Grassroot Institute Scorecard
The Grassroot Institute issued its 2010 Legislative Score Card that tallied the votes of Hawaii legislators and graded their votes based on the Institute's values of individual liberty, free markets, and limited government. The Institute observed state legislators' votes on issues involving taxes, spending, scope of government, business climate, and raids on special funds. Ching received a total score of 40%. Here are the scores Ching received based on specific categories.
|2010 Hawaii House Legislative Scorecard|
|Taxes||Business climate||Spending||Individual liberty||Raids||Scope of government|
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- Campaign website
- Campaign Facebook
- Hawaii House of Representatives - Rep. Corinne Ching
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Hawaii Reporter profile
- Campaign contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Ching
- civilbeat.com, " Unofficial 2012 Primary election candidate list," accessed March 24, 2014
- Hawaii Secretary of State, "Official 2012 Primary election results," accessed March 24, 2014
- Hawaii Secretary of State, "Official 2012 General election results," accessed March 24, 2014
- Hawaii Secretary of State, "Official 2010 General election results," accessed December 13, 2013
- Hawaii Secretary of State, "Official 2008 General election results," accessed March 24, 2014
- District 27 Hawaii House candidate funds, 2008
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- 2008 contributions to Corrine Ching
- Grassroot Institute of Hawaii, "2010 Legislative Score Card," accessed October 23, 2013
|Hawaii House District 27
| Succeeded by|
Takashi Ohno (D)