Potential 2020 Democrat candidate Michael Bennet was just given a clean bill of health following a major prostate cancer scare.
The Colorado Senator had surgery over the weekend to remove the cancer, and doctors say that no further treatment is necessary.
A spokeswoman for Bennet confirmed that the surgery was successful and he is now recovering at his home in Colorado.
Bennet was rumored to be strongly considering a presidential run before the cancer was discovered during a routine physical in early April.
The Hill reports that “he has previously said that he would move forward with a campaign if he is declared cancer-free.”
Bennet has not confirmed or denied the rumors, but told The Colorado Independent several weeks ago that he planned to announce his campaign “sometime in April.”
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