The Green Papers: Off Year Election 2001

Copyright Hawaii
Governor:1(Term Limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms)
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 1 and 3)
2000 Representatives:2(0.46% of 435)
2002 Representatives:2(0.46% of 435)
1990 Census: 1,108,229(0.45% of 248,765,170)
2000 Census: 1,216,642(0.43% of 281,998,273)
Registered Voters (Nov 98):601,404
Estimated Voting age population (Jan 98):878,000 
Tuesday, November 6, 2001 Polls Close: 6 PM Hawaii (0400 UTC)
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Governor  Term limit: 2 consecutive 4-year terms, Current Governors  

 Democrat  Governor Ben Cayetano
First elected: 1994; re-elected: 1998
Chair up for election: Tuesday, November 5, 2002. (The current Governor is affected by a term limit and CANNOT run in the next election for Governor).

Senate  6-year term, Current Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 1Democrat  Senator Daniel K. Akaka
Appointed by Governor John Waihee (Democrat) 16 May 1990, to fill vacancy caused by the death of Senator Spark M. Matsunaga (Democrat): 15 April 1990; elected to finish out the term in a Special Election: 1990; elected to full term: 1994; re-elected 2000
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 7, 2006.

Class 3Democrat  Senator Daniel K. Inouye
First elected: 1962; re-elected: 1968, 1974, 1980, 1986, 1992, 1998
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 2, 2004.

House of Representatives  2 year term, Current House  
Partisan Composition: 2 Democrats

CD 1Democrat  Congressman Neil Abercrombie
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 5, 2002.

CD 2Democrat  Congressman Patsy Takemoto Mink
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 5, 2002.

Congressional District

Hawaii has 2 congressional districts and 5 counties:

CD 1 is wholly within the City and County of Honolulu.

CD 2 includes- besides the remainder of the City and County of Honolulu- the Counties of Hawaii, Kalawao, Kauai and Maui.