Takai won’t try to keep House seat amid illness
  • Sunday, June 16, 2019
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Hawaii News

Takai won’t try to keep House seat amid illness

Saying he needs to focus on recovery instead of re-election, U.S. Rep. Mark Takai announced Thursday he will not seek a second term in Congress. Takai was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer seven months ago, and his decision to step down touched off much speculation about who will run to succeed him. Read more

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