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”Case Not Surprised At the Attack, But At the Attacker”

U.S. Rep. Ed Case, who won the right to represent Hawaii’s second congressional district through a Nov. 30 election for the final five weeks of 2002, says he was not surprised about the attack on him in his final days of campaigning for a second special election, Jan. 4, 2003. But Case, who with 43 other candidates, is hoping to be elected tomorrow to the two-year U.S. House seat term left vacant by the Nov. 28 death of former U.S. Rep. Patsy Mink, was surprised at who launched the attack