Derek Kawakami

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Derek Kawakami
Member of the Hawaii House of Representatives
from the 14th district
Assumed office
Appointed April 4, 2011[1]
Preceded by Hermina Morita
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Kauai Community College
Chaminade University of Honolulu
Website derekkawakami.com

Derek S.K. Kawakami[2] is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Hawaii House of Representatives since April 4, 2011 representing District 14.[3] Kawakami was appointed by Governor Neil Abercrombie to fill the vacancy caused by the appointment of Hermina Morita to chair the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission.

Education[edit]

Kawakami graduated from Kauai Community College and earned his BA from Chaminade University of Honolulu.

Elections[edit]

  • 2012 Kawakami was unopposed for both the August 11, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 3,261 votes,[4] and the November 6, 2012 General election.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Factsheet 2012 Election Contest and Incumbents". State of Hawaii. Retrieved November 25, 2013. See Note 6 
  2. ^ "Representative Derek S.K. Kawakami". Honolulu, Hawaii: Hawaii State Legislature. Retrieved November 25, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Derek Kawakami's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved November 25, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Primary Election 2012 - State of Hawaii - Statewide August 11, 2012" (PDF). Honolulu, Hawaii: Hawaii Office of Elections. p. 3. Retrieved November 25, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Hawaii General 2012 - State of Hawaii - Statewide November 6, 2012" (PDF). Honolulu, Hawaii: Hawaii Office of Elections. Retrieved November 25, 2013. 

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