Corinne Ching

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Corinne Ching
Hawaii House of Representatives District 27
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Corinne Ching is a Republican member of the Hawaii House of Representatives, representing the 27th District since 2003. She is the Assistant Minority Floor Leader.

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.[1]

Committee membership



See also: Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010

Ching ran for re-election to the 27th District Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition on September 18, 2010. The general election takes place on November 2, 2010. Lynn Vasquez ran against her on the Democratic ticket for this seat.


On November 4, 2008, Ching won re-election to the 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.[2] Ching raised $29,381 for her campaign; Moepono raised $59,345.[3]

Hawaii House of Representatives, District 27
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Corinne Ching (R) 4,092 51.6%
Sesnita Moepono (D) 3,443 43.4%
Blank 381 4.8%
Over 11 0.1%

Campaign donors


In 2008, Ching collected $29,381 in campaign contributions.[4] The six largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Hawaii Republican Party $2,000
Linda Lingle Campaign Committee $2,000
Hawaii Association of Realtors $1,900
Philip Morris $1,000
Susan Wong $1,000
Hawaii Medical Association $1,000

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Hawaii House District 27
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