Former Sen. Bob Dole Hospitalized For Low Blood Pressure

Christine Rousselle
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Posted: Sep 22, 2017 12:20 PM
Former Sen. Bob Dole Hospitalized For Low Blood Pressure

Former Sen. Bob Dole (R-KS) is in the hospital, he tweeted on Friday. He said that he hoped to be "home sipping a cosmo" in the near future and thanked people for their prayers and well-wishes. 

Former Sen. Elizabeth Dole (R-NC), Sen. Dole's wife, tweeted her apologies for missing the Invictus Games due to her husband's hospitalization. 

According to Dole's spokesperson, the former senator has been hospitalized for low blood pressure at Walter Reed Military Medical Center since September 13. Dole turned 94 years old on July 22. 

Many tweeted their well-wishes for Dole's speedy recovery.

Get well soon, Sen. Dole!