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  1. Personality, not policy, set to define Hawaii governor raceRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 6 | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... Ige, an engineer who served as a state senator in the Legislature for 28 years, ran against former Gov. Neil Abercrombie as a more even-keeled candidate. Abercrombie's defeat made him the first Hawaii governor to lose to a primary challenger and ...

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  2. The Latest: Hawaii Democrats' gov showdown a repeat of '14?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    The Latest on U.S. Rep Colleen Hanabusa's plans to challenge Gov. David Ige in the Hawaii gubernatorial race : Former Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie says a Democrat attempting to unseat a Democrat governor isn't unique in the state's history. But being successful at it is.

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  3. Hanabusa Planning Primary Challenge to Hawaii GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | Roll Call

    ... Daniel K. Inouye, on his deathbed in December 2012, handpicked her as his chosen successor. But then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie saw things differently. He picked his lieutenant governor, Brian Schatz , to fill Inouye's seat until a special election in ...

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  4. Hanabusa Will Challenge Ige for Hawaii GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    Rep. Colleen Hanabusa "is apparently ready to gamble that what seemed like a lightning bolt in 2014 will strike again in 2018," the Honolulu Star Advertiser reports. "Only once since statehood has a sitting governor been ousted in a primary election, when David Ige unseated Gov. Neil Abercrombie in the Democratic gubernatorial primary in 2014.

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  5. Michael Steele Says RNC Hawaii Strategy Session Is 'Not A Vacation'Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2010 | The Huffington Post

    ... governor James "Duke" Aiona, who is running for governor, and Charles Djou, running to fill Democratic Rep. Neil Abercrombie's House seat, will be speaking at the event.

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  6. The Acrostic as a Form of Bureaucratic DissentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | Government Executive

    ... in the growing genre of The year was 1977. Neil Abercrombie, then a state representative in Hawaii, wrote a letter to the chairman of the board of education to register his frustration ...

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  7. Honolulu City Council Wants Tighter Distraction Rules for Pedestrians Than for DriversRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    ... have been targeted by local businesses and neighborhood grouches , including former Hawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie, who has an office in the area. "These things are dangerous, they are useless, and aesthetically, they're the ugliest things I've ...

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    Jun 7, 2017 | Daily Kos

    : Almost three years ago, then-state Sen. David Ige defeated Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie by a massive 67-31 margin in the Democratic primary. While Ige had entered the race with little name recognition and little money, Abercrombie had managed to ...

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  9. Morning Digest: Democratic Gov. David Ige could face trouble in the 2018 primary in dark-blue HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Swing State Project

    Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... : Almost three years ago, then-state Sen. David Ige defeated Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie by a massive 67-31 margin in the Democratic primary.

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  10. notoriously tough state to pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... race, state Sen. David Ige, who began the race utterly unknown and was outspent 10-to-1 , demolished Gov. Neil Abercrombie in an amazing 67-31 landslide , rendering the incumbent just the fourth elected governor in the last decade to lose a primary. ...

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  11. Why several Hawaii Democrats are mulling primary bids against Gov. David IgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | Swing State Project

    Despite promising to release his tax returns in a televised debate with Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump continues to show that... Donald Trump has won the presidency after narrowly carrying a few states to put him above 270 electoral votes. But... Almost three years ago, then-state Sen. David Ige defeated Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie by a massive 67-31 margin in the Democratic primary.

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  12. Spotlight on Commerce: Melvin Tabilas Legislative and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Department of Commerce

    ... American and Pacific Islander organizations. I was also formerly a Legislative Assistant for Congressman Neil Abercrombie of Hawaii and also worked as a Field Deputy for Congressman Xavier Becerra of California and California State Senator Debra ...

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  13. David Ige beat a Hawaii governor in the primary. Another Democrat may try to copy the Ige playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Swing State Project

    At his Senate confirmation hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions lied under oath that he had never had contact with the... Almost four years ago, then-state Sen. David Ige launched what looked like a very longshot Democratic primary bid against Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie. However, while Ige didn't have much name recognition or money, Abercrombie had managed to upset pretty much every major faction in the state Democratic Party during his tenure, and Ige ended up defeating him by an astounding 67-31 margin .

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  14. County projects, including regional park, highway widening, proceed in Kailua-KonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... unsuccessful efforts to build a sports complex and an 18-hole golf course. In January 2011, then-Gov. Neil Abercrombie signed an amended executive notice putting the 190 acres under the county's jurisdiction for a regional park. During Friday's ...

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  15. Letters: 02-17-17Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... are driving newer, lighter vehicles, thereby creating a comfortable advantage for themselves. Gov. Neil Abercrombie again raised our motor vehicle registration, then our county raised the county fee and now we are going to get raised again and on ...

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  16. 20 for the Next 20 2017: Hawaii's People to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Hawaii Business Magazine

    ... Topping found her niche. The couple returned home to Hawaii in 1999. Since then, Topping has been Gov. Neil Abercrombie's director of the state Department of Human Resource Development, senior director of recruitment at Hawaiian Airlines and chief ...

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  17. Hawaii's governor won a massive primary upset. Could he face his own primary challenge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Swing State Project

    ... came in Hawaii's Democratic primary for governor, when little-known state Sen. David Ige demolished Gov. Neil Abercrombie by a stunning 66-31 margin . That's the kind of result you usually only see when an incumbent is mired in scandal, but there ...

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  18. First trial balloon of 2018: Green considering statewide seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... of Hawaii at Manoa. Ige, a relatively unknown senator when he challenged his Democratic predecessor, Neil Abercrombie, for Abercrombie's second gubernatorial term, was successful. But that was due to Abercrombie's leadership style that angered many ...

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  19. Ige promises action on Hawaii Island vacanciesRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    ... said he remembers the scramble his father, the late state Sen. Gil Kahele, went through when former Gov. Neil Abercrombie appointed him just four days before the legislative session began. The session begins Jan. 18 this year. "The more time you ...

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  20. Snopes-Founder-Facebook-TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... that I am a courtesan," Young's campaign however was unsuccessful, and she lost to Democratic incumbent Neil Abercrombie. , David Mikkelson stated that Snopes did not have a, "standardized procedure" for fact-checking "since the nature of this ...

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