LAKELAND - The heart surgery performed on U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross "was successful and all is well," said Joni Shockey, his communications director.
The valve replacement surgery was performed at an unnamed Orlando hospital to correct a birth defect after Ross entered the hospital on Monday.
Ross, 56, is a three-term Republican congressman from Lakeland and is unopposed in the Republican primary Aug. 30. He said before...
LAKELAND, Fla., Aug. 8, 2016 – U.S. Rep. Dennis A. Ross (R-FL-15), Senior Deputy Majority Whip, made the following statement before undergoing a planned, regularly-performed surgery this week to correct a common bicuspid aortic valve birth defect:
“Upon informing some of my family and friends of my scheduled surgery, many were surprised that as a lawyer and politician I even had a heart...
Polk County Republican Congressman Dennis Ross is calling for the resignation of U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch.
It comes a day after Lynch’s appearance before the House Judiciary Committee, where she repeatedly declined to explain the legal basis for the Justice Department’s decision not to prosecute Hillary Clinton for sending classified information on a private, unsecured email system.
“Attorney General Lynch has broken the sacred trust of the...