"Edward Espenett "Ed" Case" is an United States/American United States Democratic Party/Democratic politician who represented Hawaii in the United States House of Representatives from 2002 to 2007. Case, a Blue Dog Coalition/Blue Dog Democrat, first came to prominence in Hawaii as majority leader of the Hawaii State Legislature and for his campaign for Governor of Hawaii in 2002. First elected to the House of Representatives in 2002 in a special election to fill the seat of Patsy Mink, who died of pneumonia, Case represented Hawaii's 2nd congressional district until 2006, when he chose not to run for another term in the House of Representatives so he could challenge Senator Daniel Akaka in the Democratic primary for Akaka's United States Senate/U.S. Senate seat. Case lost the primary election 53%–46%.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Ed Case on Wikipedia.