U.S. House of Representatives candidate Tulsi Gabbard left her job on the Honolulu City Council on Thursday, leaving open a much coveted seat.
Two candidates, State Sen. Carol Fukunaga and former Honolulu Councilman Jon Yoshimura, have already said they plan to run.
It’s expected a lot more are interested. The dates to file for candidacy are from Aug. 22 to Aug. 31.
To see how Gabbard’s resignation impacts the council, read my story here.