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Republican Jack Whitver, Iowa Senate majority leader, undergoing treatment for brain tumor

Posted on AllSides May 17th, 2024
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Iowa Senate Majority Leader Jack Whitver has been diagnosed with a brain tumor and is receiving radiation therapy, he announced in a news release Friday. Whitver, a Republican from Grimes, intends to remain in his Senate leadership position while he receives the treatment. In a statement, he said the diagnosis came after the 2024 legislative session concluded April 20. "My physicians and care team have implemented a treatment plan and I have begun radiation therapy," he said. "I am responding well to the initial treatments and am grateful for my...

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