Electoral votes: 4
2004 result: Kerry 54%, Bush 45%
2000 result: Gore 56%, Bush 37%
Most recent Republican win (1984): Reagan 55%, Mondale 44%
African American percentage: 2.5% (national average is 12.8%)
Link to polls in Real Clear Politics
Hawaii almost always votes Democratic and, with native son Barack Obama heading the Democratic ticket this year, there is no reason to think that will change. This state is solidly in Obama's column.