Senate Republican Leaders Extend Best Wishes to Governor Tom Ridge Following His Hospitalization

HARRISBURG – Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-Bellefonte) and Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-Westmoreland) issued the following statement today regarding the hospitalization of former Pennsylvania Governor and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge:

“Our prayers are with Governor Tom Ridge following his hospitalization earlier today after suffering a stroke. Governor Ridge personifies what it means to be a fighter, a statesman and a public servant. We wish him a speedy and complete recovery.”

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Jason Thompson (Corman)

Erica Clayton-Wright (Ward)