Hawaii Democrat Kahele wins to succeed Gabbard in US House

  • U.S. House of Representatives candidate Kai Kahele waves at people passing by while campaigning with supporters in Hilo, Hawaii, on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020. (Kelsey Walling/Hawaii Tribune-Herald via AP)

HONOLULU — Democratic state Sen. Kai Kahele won the Hawaii House seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Tuesday as Joe Biden easily won the deep blue state’s four presidential electoral college votes.