John Carroll (politician)

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John Stanley Carroll (December 18, 1929 – September 19, 2021) was an American politician. He was a state representative and state senator from Hawaii as a Republican. He was born in St. Marys, Kansas.[1]

In 1966 Carroll ran for one of Hawaii's two at-large congressional district seats, but came in third place behind incumbents Patsy Mink and Spark Matsunaga.[2]

On June 14, 2019 he announced that he would run for mayor of Honolulu.[3] He came in 8th place in November 2020.

Carroll died on September 19, 2021 in Oahu, Hawaii at the age of 91.[4]

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  1. "Carroll: 'I am a ... better candidate than anyone running'". The Honolulu Advertiser. 9 September 2002. p. 7. Archived from the original on 30 December 2019 – via
  2. "John Carroll 1966". Honolulu Star-Bulletin. 17 November 1966. p. 6. Archived from the original on 27 December 2019 – via
  3. "Former state Sen. John Carroll announces run for Honolulu mayor, while Council Chairman Ikaika Anderson drops out". 15 June 2019. Archived from the original on 29 December 2019 – via
  4. "John Carroll, longtime Hawaii Republican leader, dies at 91". 2021-09-23. Retrieved 2021-09-23.