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Richard Onishi

Richard Onishi
Member of the Hawaii House of Representatives
from the 3rd district
Assumed office
January 16, 2013
Preceded by Clift Tsuji
Personal details
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Alma mater Honolulu Community College
University of Hawaii
Website .comfriendsforrichardonishi

Richard H.K. Onishi[1] is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Hawaii House of Representatives since January 16, 2013 representing District 3.[2]


  • Education 1
  • Elections 2
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Onishi attended Honolulu Community College and earned his bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Hawaii.


  • 2012 With Democratic Representative Clift Tsuji redistricted to District 2, Onishi won the District 3 August 11, 2012 Democratic Primary with 3,298 votes (56.2%),[3] and won the three-way November 6, 2012 General election with 4,937 votes (54.8%) against Republican nominee Marlene Hapai and Libertarian candidate Frederick Fogel.[4] who had both run for House seats in 2010.


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