Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2014

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Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District

General Election Date
November 4, 2014

Primary Date
August 9, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Tulsi Gabbard Democratic Party
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Race Ratings
Cook Political Report: Solid D[1]

Sabato's Crystal Ball: Safe D[2]

Fairvote's Monopoly Politics: Safe D[3]

Hawaii U.S. House Elections
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2014 U.S. Senate Elections

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

Hawaii is one of 14 states that uses an open primary system, in which registered voters do not have to be members of a party to vote in that party's primary.[4][5][6]

Heading into the election the incumbent is Tulsi Gabbard (D), who was first elected in 2012.

Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District includes all of the Hawaiian islands except for southern Oahu.[7]

Candidates

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August 9, 2014, primary results

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Republican Party Republican Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian Party Candidates

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District history

2012

On November 6, 2012, Tulsi Gabbard (D) won re-election to the United States House. She defeated [{David Crowley]] in the general election.

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 Hirono won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. She defeated John W. Willoughby (R), Pat Brock (L), and Andrew Vsevolod Von Sonn (I) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House of Representatives, Hawaii's 2nd Congressional District, 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
     Independent Andrew Vsevolod Von Sonn 0.7% 1,310
Total Votes 183,258


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