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KITV-TV Hosts Debate for Democratic Candidates Running for Hawaii’s U.S. Senate Seat

Topic: Politics and Election Coverage
Date Posted: 8/11/2014

Hearst Television’s ABC affiliate KITV-TV Honolulu hosted a debate ahead of the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate between candidates Brian Schatz, the incumbent, and U.S. Representative Colleen Hanabusa. The candidates agreed on issues such as renewable energy and native Hawaiian self-determination; however, they differed on their level of support for President Barack Obama, the Simpson-Bowles budget plan, and national security issues. Click here to watch the debate.

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