Hawaii - Open Primaries
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Primary Elections State By State

HAWAII

Hawaii.gifPrimaries:

  • Democratic congressional and state primaries: open
  • Republican congressional and state primaries: open
  • Democratic Presidential primary: open
  • Republican Presidential primary: closed

 

Primary Type Definitions

 

Registration:

  • Hawaii has nonpartisan registration. There is no option to affiliate with a political party on the voter registration form.

 

Details of voting in congressional and state primary elections:

  • Voters are not required to affiliate with a party to vote in party primaries, but they must choose one party's ballot.