On The Campaign Trail

Yamashita gets 12 endorsements

Rep. Kyle Yamashita, who is running for re-election to his Upcountry District 12 seat, has received 12 endorsements.

They include the Maui Hotel And Lodging Association; Hawaii Fire Fighters Association, Local 1463; Hawaii Laborers’ Union, Local 368; Hawaii Lodging and Tourism Association; Hawaii Regional Council Of Carpenters; Hawaii State AFL-CIO; Build-Pac Hawaii; General Contractors Association of Hawaii; International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1186; International Longshore and Warehouse Union, Local 142; Operating Engineers, Local 3 and the Maui Chamber Of Commerce.

Yamashita, a Democrat, has served as the House member from the district since 2004.

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