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sabra Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-07-09 12:12 PM
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Jack Kemp diagnosed with cancer
Source: USA Today



Jack Kemp, a former NFL player and GOP vice presidential nominee, announced this morning that he has been diagnosed with cancer, The Politico reports.

MSNBC has a statement from the ex-HUD secretary's office:

Mr. Kemp has been undergoing tests to determine the origin of the disease and the options for continued treatment. He will continue to serve as Chairman of Kemp Partners and plans to remain involved in his business, charitable and politically related activities. Mr. Kemp and his family are grateful for the thoughts and prayers of friends and appreciate respect for their privacy at this time.



Read more: http://blogs.usatoday.com/ondeadline/2009/01/jack-kemp-diagn.html
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Jennicut Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-07-09 12:13 PM
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1. That is too bad, I wish cancer on no one. Its a terrible thing.
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Rainbowreflect Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-07-09 01:00 PM
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2. Prayers for a speedy recovery!
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MarkBinPA Donating Member (28 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-07-09 03:18 PM
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3. Jack Kemp has Cancer
Source: 3BlueDudes.com

Former Vice Presidential candidate and US House member Jack Kemp has been diagnosed with cancer.

Kemp has been calling friends and political associates to inform them of the news, numerous well-connected Republicans said.

Read more: http://3bluedudes.com/republicans/jack-kemp-diagnosed-with-cancer/
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