Media Coverage

Democrat Kai Kahele wins Hawaii Primary: 5 Fast Facts you need to know
Heavy | August 10, 2020

Kai Kahele Wins HI Congressional Primary
Democracy Now | August 10, 2020

Hawaii Democrats tap Kai Kahele for Tulsi Gabbard’s House seat
Roll Call | August 9, 2020

Democrat Kai Kahele wins Hawaii primary to replace Tulsi Gabbard
The Hill | August 9, 2020

Post-Primary Election Talk with Kai Kahele
Big Island Video News | August 9, 2020

Kahele Wins Hawaii Democratic Primary for Gabbard's Seat
New York Times (AP) | August 9, 2020

United States Congress: Ed Case, Kai Kahele claim easy victories in congressional race
Honolulu Star-Advertiser | August 9, 2020

Kai Kahele and Joe Akana head to general election for U.S. House District II seat
KHON2 | August 8, 2020

Kai Kahele easily wins Democratic primary for 2nd congressional seat
Hawaii News Now | August 8, 2020

Kahele Wins Democratic Primary, Moves On to General Election
Big Island Now | August 8, 2020

Kahele wins Hawaii Democratic primary for Gabbard's seat
Associated Press | August 8, 2020

US House: Kahele, Case Poised To Win Primaries
Honolulu Civil Beat | August 8, 2020

Voters poised to send 2nd Native Hawaiian to Congress
Indian Country Today | August 8, 2020

Hawaii State Democratic Sen. Kahele Favored to Succeed Gabbard
Bloomberg Government | August 7, 2020

Case, Kahele raised $1.4 million despite a lack of competition
Honolulu Civil Beat | August 6, 2020

Only 1 major candidate running to succeed Gabbard
The Garden Island (AP) | August 6, 2020

Hawai‘i 2020 Primary Election Offers Voters Choices for Mayor, Prosecutor and More
Honolulu Magazine | August 5, 2020

Only 1 major candidate running to succeed Gabbard
Washington Post (AP) | August 3, 2020

Kai Kahele only major candidate running to succeed Gabbard
Hawaii Tribune Herald (AP) | August 3, 2020

Super PAC Spends $188K To Get Kahele To Congress
Honolulu Civil Beat | July 29, 2020

New Super PACs Pour Money Into Honolulu Races
Honolulu Civil Beat | July 28, 2020

MauiTime 2020 Primary Election Candidate Guide
MauiTime | July 28, 2020

At least 21 shipping containers fall off Young Brothers barge
Hawaii Tribune Herald | July 23, 2020

Hawaii’s economy at the forefront for congressional candidates
Honolulu Star-Advertiser | July 19, 2020

Kahele traveling a gilded political fast lane to Washington
Honolulu Star-Advertiser | July 12, 2020

Kahele can't campaign for Congress right now. Does it matter?
Honolulu Civil Beat | July 6, 2020

Human Rights Campaign endorsed non-incumbents in Democratic-held seats, including Kai Kahele
Metroweekly | June 10, 2020

Hawaii Elections 2020 Guide - State Sen. Kai Kahele is seeking to replace U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard in CD2
Honolulu Civil Beat | June 3, 2020

First in Score - Endorsement Corner - The Human Rights Campaign
Politico | June 3, 2020

With no serious rivals, Kai Kahele is now overwhelming favorite to succeed Tulsi Gabbard in Congress
Daily Kos | June 3, 2020

Kahele receives endorsement from Hirono
Damon Tucker | June 1, 2020

Sen. Kahele participating in Legislative Session while on FT National Guard duty
Damon Tucker | May 12, 2020

Sen. Kahele called to National Guard duty during COVID-19 response
Big Island Video News | April 15, 2020

The Daily Kos Elections Morning Digest
Daily Kos | April 15, 2020

Sen. Kahele goes to the Guard
KWXX | April 14, 2020

Kai Kahele taking break from campaigning to volunteer for active duty
Indian Country Today | April 14, 2020

Hawaii House candidate Kai Kahele endorsed by Brian Schatz as he's called up for duty to fight COVID
Daily Kos | April 14, 2020

Senator Kai Kahele activated in Hawaii National Guard amid COVID-19 pandemic
KITV 4 News | April 14, 2020

Senator Kahele activated for Hawai‘i National Guard duty in COVID-19 response
Hawaii State Senate Majority | April 14, 2020

Kahele Wins Key Endorsements For Congress
Honolulu Civil Beat | April 14, 2020

Senator Kai Kahele answers call for active duty with Hawai‘i National Guard in COVID-19 response
Maui Now | April 14, 2020

Sen. Kahele called to Hawai‘i Air National Guard active duty for COVID-19 response
Damon Tucker | April 14, 2020

Sen. Kahele files official papers for Congressional District 2 seat
Damon Tucker | April 13, 2020

Hawaii men’s volleyball: State Sen., UH alumnus Kai Kahele reflects on unlikely journey
Hawaii Warrior World | January 27, 2020

Tulsi Gabbard on Trump impeachment: 'I could not in good conscience vote either yes or no'
USA Today | December 19, 2019

Gabbard casts lone ‘present’ vote on President Trump’s impeachment
Hawaii News Now | December 18, 2019

Senator Kai Kahele issues statement regarding vote to impeach President Trump
KITV4 | December 18, 2019

Hawaii Sen. Kai Kahele Finds Money, Connections In DC
Honolulu Civil Beat | November 25, 2019

Sen. Kahele moves from underdog to front runner for 2nd Congressional Dist. seat
KITV4 | November 25, 2019

Who is going to replace Tulsi? Money flows to federal campaigns
Hawaii Tribune Herald | November 17, 2019

Former Kauai mayor endorses Kahele
The Garden Island | November 16, 2019

Congressional race likely to get crowded
West Hawaii Today | October 27, 2019

Kai Kahele responds to news that Tulsi Gabbard will not run for congressional re-election
KHON2 | October 24, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard's Clinton clash sparks speculation about her political future
CNN | October 21, 2019

Kahele campaign donations spike amid Gabbard-Clinton feud
KITV4 | October 20, 2019

State Sen. Kai Kahele criticizes Tulsi Gabbard for missing House vote on Syria
Honolulu Star-Advertiser | October 16, 2019

Federal Campaign Filings Show Gabbard Has Raised Another $3 Million
Honolulu Civil Beat | October 15, 2019

One war veteran eyes the White House, the other her House seat
Navy Times | October 12, 2019

Kai Kahele Applauds US House On Impeachment Move
Honolulu Civil Beat | September 26, 2019

Farewell, Swalwell: As One 2020 Democrat Drops Out, Will Others Follow?
The New York Times | July 08, 2019

Presidential candidates hear challengers' footsteps at home
The Hill | July 08, 2019

In His Father’s Footsteps
Midweek | June 04, 2019

Kahele for Congress Releases First Quarter Fundraising Results
Big Island Now | April 08, 2019

Sen. Kai Kahele says he’s raised $250K for run at U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard’s seat
Honolulu Star-Advertiser | April 08, 2019

Sen. Kai Kahele Says He’s Raised $250,000 To Challenge Tulsi Gabbard
Honolulu Civil Beat | April 08, 2019

Pod Squad: Kai Kahele Is Already Running For Congress. Here’s Why
Honolulu Civil Beat | February 19, 2019

Sen. Kai Kahele Announces Candidacy for Hawaiʻi’s 2nd Congressional District
Maui Now | February 02, 2019

Tulsi Gabbard's values are out of step, but we have a much better progressive choice in Kai Kahele
Daily Kos | January 24, 2019

Hawai‘i state Sen. Kai Kahele announces run for Congress
Honolulu Star-Advertiser (Youtube) | January 21, 2019

Hawai‘i state Sen. Kai Kahele officially announces 2020 bid for Congress
Honolulu Star-Advertiser | January 21, 2019

Kahele to run against Gabbard for seat in Congress
Hawaii News Now | January 21, 2019

State Sen. Kai Kahele announces bid for Congress, challenging U.S. Rep Tulsi Gabbard
KITV4 | January 22, 2019

State Sen. Kai Kahele, D-Hilo, announces he's running for Congress
Hawaii Tribune-Herald (Youtube) | January 21, 2019

Hawai‘i state senator to announce bid for Gabbard's House seat in 2020: report
The Hill | January 19, 2019