lieutenant governor primary election What Exactly Does the Lieutenant Governor Do? By Ryan Finnerty • Jul 24, 2018 Ryan Finnerty Hawaii’s primary elections are less than 3 weeks away. Yesterday, we highlighted the race for Congressional District 1 as part of an HPR electrion forum. Today we’re putting the spotlight on another contentious race: Lieutenant Governor. All 8 Lieutenant Governor Candidates Together for the First Time By Wayne Yoshioka • Jun 21, 2018 Wayne Yoshioka The Hawai’i Venture Capital Association hosted a Lieutenant Governor Candidate Forum today.