Former senator and Presidential candidate Bob Dole was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer.
“Recently, I was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer,” said Dole in a published statement. “My first treatment will begin on Monday. While I certainly have some hurdles ahead, I also know that I join millions of Americans who face significant health challenges of their own.”
STATEMENT BY SENATOR BOB DOLE ON HEALTH CHALLENGES pic.twitter.com/ndRxqNWb30
— Senator Bob Dole (@SenatorDole) February 18, 2021
Breitbart News reported that Dole “drew the attention of millions of Americans when he received assistance to stand from his wheelchair to pay respect and salute former President George H.W. Bush as he laid in state at the Capitol Rotunda after his passing in 2018.”
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