Party affiliation: Democrat
Les Ihara, American state legislator. Member of Kapahulu Business Association, n.n.ociation, Waikiki Residents Association, Kapahulu Chiho Jinkai, Alabama Wai Moiliili McCully Neighbors, Kaimuki Business & Professional Association, Friends for Diamond Head, Kaimuki-Waialae Young Men’s Christian Association, Lions.
Delaware Hawaii State Constitutional Convention, 1978, vice president, 1978. Member Hawaii State Democratic Central Committee, 1980—1986. Chairman Oahu Democratic Committee, Hawaii, 1982—1984, 1990—1994.
Delegate Democratic National Convention, 1984. Member District 26 Hawaii House of Representatives, 1986—1992, member District 19, 1993—1994, majority floor leader, 1993—1994. Member District 10 Hawaii State Senate, 1995—2002, member District 9, since 2003.