(The Middle Sq.) – Hawaii voters will forged their ballots by mail within the Aug. 13 main that features a crowded gubernatorial race.
State lawmakers handed a invoice in 2019 altering the way in which elections are run; that is the second main by mail since. Ballots had been mailed final week and should be returned by 7 p.m. Aug. 13. Residents who want help can go to the state’s Voter Service Facilities by means of Election Day.
Nineteen candidates, 10 of them Democrats, are vying for the governor’s put up in Hawaii.
Josh Inexperienced’s time period as lieutenant governor ends Dec. 5 and he’s hoping voters will ship him to the governor’s mansion. Kai Kahele is stepping down from his put up within the U.S. Home of Representatives to hunt the governorship. Vicky Cayetano, who was first woman between 1994 and 2002, can also be within the race.
Different Democrats within the race are David Bourgoin, Richard Kim, Van Tanabe and Clyde Lewman.
Former lieutenant governor Duke Aiona tops the Republican ticket on the gubernatorial poll. Different Republican candidates are political newcomer Gary Cordery, Keline Kahau, Lynn Barry Mariano, Paul Morgan, B.J. Penn, Heidi Tsuneyoshi, Moses Paskowitz, George Hawat and Walter Woods.