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Laura Thielen

Laura Thielen
Member of the Hawaii Senate
from the 25th[1] district
Assumed office
January 16, 2013
Preceded by Pohai Ryan
Personal details
Born (1961-03-25) March 25, 1961
Los Angeles, California
Nationality American
Political party Democratic
Residence Waimānalo, Hawaii
Alma mater University of Colorado
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Profession Lawyer
Website .comlaurathielen

Laura H. Thielen[2] (born March 25, 1961 in Los Angeles, California) is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Hawaii Senate since January 16, 2013 representing District 25.


  • Education 1
  • Elections 2
  • References 3
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Thielen earned her BA in political science from University of Colorado and her JD from Case Western Reserve University School of Law.


  • 2012 Thielen challenged incumbent Democratic Senator Pohai Ryan in the three-way August 11, 2012 Democratic Primary, winning with 6,236 votes (46.5%),[3] and won the November 6, 2012 General election with 13,703 votes (57.1%) against Republican former Senator Fred Hemmings.[4]


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