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Under the previous maps, while the urban areas of Oahu were part of the [[Hawaii's 1st Congressional District]], the 2nd Congressional District included all of the Windward, North Shore, Central, and Leeward regions of Oahu. It also included the entire state outside of Oahu. It included the areas located in the counties of Kauai (which includes the islands of Kauaʻi, Niʻihau, Lehua, and Kaʻula), Maui (which consists of the islands of Maui, Kahoolawe, Lānai, Molokai except for a portion of Molokai that comprises Kalawao County, and Molokini) and Hawaii coextensive with the Island of Hawaiʻi, often called "the Big Island." The district included a span of 331 miles. The most populous city entirely within the district was Hilo.
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Under the previous maps, while the urban areas of Oahu were part of the [[Hawaii's 1st Congressional District]], the 2nd Congressional District included all of the Windward, North Shore, Central, and Leeward regions of Oahu. It also included the entire state outside of Oahu. It included the areas located in the counties of Kauai (which includes the islands of Kauaʻi, Niʻihau, Lehua, and Kaʻula), Maui (which consists of the islands of Maui, Kahoolawe, Lānai, Molokai, except for a portion of Molokai that comprises Kalawao County, and Molokini) and Hawaii coextensive with the Island of Hawaiʻi, often called "the Big Island." The district included a span of 331 miles. The most populous city entirely within the district was Hilo.
  
 
The current representative of the 2nd Congressional District is [[Tulsi Gabbard]] (D).  
 
The current representative of the 2nd Congressional District is [[Tulsi Gabbard]] (D).  

Revision as of 10:48, 21 January 2014

Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District
Hawaii's 2nd.JPG
Current incumbentTulsi Gabbard Democratic Party
Population684,133
Gender50.3% Male, 49.7% Female
Race32.5% White, 1.4% Black, 25.1% Asian, 11% Pacific Islander, 0.4% Native American
Ethnicity10.6% Hispanic
Unemployment9.6%
Median household income$57,492
High school graduation rate91.2%
College graduation rate25.9%
Next electionNovember 4, 2014
The 2nd Congressional District of Hawaii is a congressional district encompassing all rural and most suburban areas that are part of the City and County of Honolulu, which covers all of the island of Oahu.

Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District includes all of the Hawaiian islands except for southern Oahu.[1]

Under the previous maps, while the urban areas of Oahu were part of the Hawaii's 1st Congressional District, the 2nd Congressional District included all of the Windward, North Shore, Central, and Leeward regions of Oahu. It also included the entire state outside of Oahu. It included the areas located in the counties of Kauai (which includes the islands of Kauaʻi, Niʻihau, Lehua, and Kaʻula), Maui (which consists of the islands of Maui, Kahoolawe, Lānai, Molokai, except for a portion of Molokai that comprises Kalawao County, and Molokini) and Hawaii coextensive with the Island of Hawaiʻi, often called "the Big Island." The district included a span of 331 miles. The most populous city entirely within the district was Hilo.

The current representative of the 2nd Congressional District is Tulsi Gabbard (D).

Elections

2014

See also: Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

The 2nd Congressional District of Hawaii will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 4, 2014.

2012

See also: Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

Tulsi Gabbard (D) won election to the U.S. House of Representatives 2nd Congressional District seat of Hawaii on November 6, 2012.[2]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTulsi Gabbard 76.9% 168,503
     Republican Kawika "David" Crowley 18.6% 40,707
     n/a Blank Votes 4.5% 9,952
Total Votes 219,162
Source: Hawaii Office of Elections "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

2010
On November 2, 2010, Mazie K. Hirono won re-election to the United States House. She defeated John W. Willoughby (R), Pat Brock (L) and Andrew Vsevolod Von Sonn (Nonpartisan) in the general election.[3]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMazie K. Hirono incumbent 72.2% 132,290
     Republican John W. Willoughby 25.3% 46,404
     Libertarian Pat Brock 1.8% 3,254
     Nonpartisan Andrew Vsevolod Von Sonn 0.7% 1,310
Total Votes 183,258

2008
On November 4, 2008, Mazie K. Hirono won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Roger B. Evans (R), Shaun Stenshol (I), Lloyd J. Mallan (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMazie K. Hirono incumbent 69.8% 165,748
     Republican Roger B. Evans 18.7% 44,425
     Independent Shaun Stenshol 1.7% 4,042
     Libertarian Lloyd J. Mallan 1.5% 3,669
     Blank 8.3% 19,605
     Over Votes 0% 111
Total Votes 237,600

2006
On November 7, 2006, Mazie K. Hirono won election to the United States House. She defeated Bob Hogue (R) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMazie K. Hirono 61% 106,906
     Republican Bob Hogue 39% 68,244
Total Votes 175,150

2004
On November 2, 2004, Ed Case won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Mike Gabbard (R) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEd Case incumbent 62.8% 133,317
     Republican Mike Gabbard 37.2% 79,072
Total Votes 212,389

2002
On November 5, 2002, Patsy T. Mink won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Bob McDermott (R), Jeff Mallan (L) and Nicholas Bedworth (Natural Law) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPatsy T. Mink incumbent 56.2% 100,671
     Republican Bob McDermott 40% 71,661
     Libertarian Jeff Mallan 2.6% 4,719
     Natural Law Nicholas Bedworth 1.2% 2,200
Total Votes 179,251

2000
On November 7, 2000, Patsy T. Mink won re-election to the United States House. She defeated Russ Francis (R) and Lawrence G. K. Duquesne (L) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Hawaii District 2 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngPatsy T. Mink incumbent 61.6% 112,856
     Republican Russ Francis 36% 65,906
     Libertarian Lawrence G.K. Duquesne 2.4% 4,468
Total Votes 183,230

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 2nd Congressional District of Hawaii after the 2001 redistricting process.
See also: Redistricting in Hawaii

In 2011, the Hawaii State Legislature re-drew the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.


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