Hawaii governor prevails over Democratic challenger — despite missile attack false alarm

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@thinkprogress—Hawaii’s governor survived a scare from his Democratic challenger – and moved beyond a potentially career-ending political jeopardy over a false nuclear missile alert earlier this year – to win his state’s Democratic primary late Saturday. Governor David Ige officially becomes his party’s standard-bearer for the November election in his bid for a second term. […]

Hawaii Democratic governor race revives false missile alert. HONOLULU (AP) - Hawaii Gov. David Ige wants voters to look at his four years of accomplishments, including his handling of the Big Island's erupting volcano,...