12 presidential candidates will appear on Hawaii’s Democratic primary ballot

12 presidential candidates will appear on Hawaii’s Democratic primary ballot
Democratic presidential contender Tulsi Gabbard at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day rally on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. (AP Photo/Meg Kinnard) (Source: Meg Kinnard)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard will be among 12 other presidential candidates on Hawaii’s Democratic primary ballot.

The Democratic Party of Hawaii said the deadline to file to be on the ballot was Wednesday.

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris originally filed paperwork to be listed but later withdrew when she ended her campaign.

The following names are on the ballot:

  • Michael Bennet
  • Joe Biden
  • Michael Bloomberg
  • Pete Buttigieg
  • John Delaney
  • Tulsi Gabbard
  • Amy Klobuchar
  • Deval Patrick
  • Bernie Sanders
  • Tom Steyer
  • Elizabeth Warren
  • Andrew Yang

The deadline to register to vote in the Democratic Party primary is Feb. 18, and results will be announced April 4.

Party officials say this will be the first time that the vote is conducted by mail-in balloting.

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