Hawaii-race: Ige; Tupola, Gabbard, case, win, win, win

Hawaii lawmakers applaud after Gov. David Ige, who is running for a second term in office, under the legislation in Honolulu, June 13, 2018.

(Associated Press)

Early results of the Hawaii democratic gubernatorial primary on Saturday showed Gov. David Ige holding off to keep a challenge from U.S. Rep Colleen Hanabusa in the race, his work.

On the Republican side, state Rep. Andria Tupola former state Senator John Carroll defeated for the party of the Governor elections vigorously.

“Your goal at the end of the day is to serve the people,” says Andria Tupola, who holds an early lead in the Republican gubernatorial primary.

— Hawaii News Now (@HawaiiNewsNow) August 12, 2018

Tupola said, Hawaii News Now, is that your goal “is at the end of the day, to serve the people.”

Ige was in front of a tough primary is a 38-minute delayed reaction to the Hawaii false missile alert in January. The incident was not expected that large loom on voters ‘ minds on Saturday.

U.S. REP Colleen Hanabusa, D-Hawaii, is that her seat in Congress to run for Hawaii Governor, in conversation with another guest at an event in Honolulu, April 28, 2018.

(Associated Press)

The officials accidentally sent out a warning of an impending rocket attack, promising “THIS IS NOT a drill”, to mobile phones, radios and TVs on Jan. 13.

Despite trailing after the first results on the printout, a spokesman for Colleen Hanabusa @HawaiiNewsNow says: “I think we are going to finish strong.” More:

— Hawaii News Now (@HawaiiNewsNow) August 12, 2018

Hanabusa used the false alarm as a key camapaign issue against Ige.

A spokesman said Hanabusa, Hawaii News Now, despite the backlog, “I think we are going to finish strong.”

US house primaries

In the state’s U.S. house primaries, U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard won the democratic nomination in Hawaii’s 2nd Congressional District.

In 1. District, former U.S. Rep. Ed case defeated Lieutenant Gov. Doug chin in the democratic race, while the candidate Cam Cavasso is the leading opponent Raymond Rene Vinole by a large margin on the Republican side.

Gabbard, Sherry Alu Campagna defeated, to represent their party’s candidate, rural Oahu and the neighbor Islands in Congress.

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Campagna Gabbard for refusing to debate, they had criticized. Campagna mentioned Gabbard had argued in the past that the candidates participate should be in the debates, to present their positions and be held accountable for their opinions.

Gabbard was first elected to the U.S. house in 2012. It is one of the first female fight-to serve veterans in Congress. You deployed to Iraq and Kuwait with the Hawaii National Guard.

Gabbard will face singer Brian Evans of Maui in the General election in November. He ran unopposed for the Republican party nomination.

In Hawaii U.S. Senate race, Democratic incumbent Maize Hirono ran freely in its primary, while Ron Curtis led the Republican race.

#BREAKING: @HawaiiNewsNow projects Ed case wins the Democratic primary for Hawaii’s second constituency. #HINews

— Hawaii News Now (@HawaiiNewsNow) August 12, 2018

In the Lieutenant Governor’s race, Democrat Josh Green leads in polls by a few percentage points, while Republicans Steve Lipscomb leads by a small margin.

The winners of most of the Democratic party primary race will win the favorites of the General election in November.

“I feel very grateful that I can be to so many Fans, so many volunteers that really in a lot of time in this election campaign,” says Lt. Gov. Doug chin, the way, after the first results of an expression.

— Hawaii News Now (@HawaiiNewsNow) August 12, 2018

The Associated Press and Fox News’ Adam Shaw contributed to this report.

Amy Lieu is a news editor and a reporter for Fox News.

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