Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Reveal Navigation

Specter Hospitalized With Serious Illness—Report Specter Hospitalized With Serious Illness—Report Specter Hospitalized With Serious Illness—Report Specter Hospitalized With...

share
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Congress / SENATE

Specter Hospitalized With Serious Illness—Report

Arlen Specter, Pennsylvania's longest-serving senator who lost his bid for reelection in 2010 after three decades in Washington, has been hospitalized with a "serious illness," according to a Philadelphia media outlet.

"Friends declined to comment Monday afternoon on the nature of the illness," Philly.com reported on Monday.

Specter was a longtime Republican who switched allegiances to the Democratic Party in 2010 after it became evident he might lose the GOP primary to Pat Toomey. Toomey won the general election in 2010 and is the Keystone State's junior senator.

Get us in your feed.
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus