Republican Contender Enters Race for U.S. Senate-Retired Navy Captain Gerald (Jerry) Coffee Says He Wants to Be Hawaii’s Next Junior Senator; Congressman Case, Who Will Take on Sen. Daniel Akaka in the Primary, Welcomes Him to the Race


The U.S. Senate Democratic primary has gained a great deal of media attention in recent weeks, because Congressman Ed Case, D-HI, Second District, boldly challenged long-time incumbent Sen. Daniel Akaka to that Senate seat — a big no-no within his party hierarchy, controlled by Hawaii