US Representative Ed Case is sworn in on January 3 by House speaker Nancy Pelosi (left), as Case's wife, Audrey Nakamura, looks on. Photo: AP

US congressman Ed Case says he’s ‘an Asian trapped in a white body’, sparking an online backlash

  • The Democrat says he has ‘absorbed and lives the values of many cultures’ in Hawaii
  • He says he is regretful ‘if my specific remarks … caused any offence’
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US Representative Ed Case is sworn in on January 3 by House speaker Nancy Pelosi (left), as Case's wife, Audrey Nakamura, looks on. Photo: AP
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