Best wishes to a true American hero: Bob Dole. The 1996 GOP nominee, former Senate Maj. Ldr. and WW2 hero is at Walter Reed - and "infirm"—
West Wing Reports (@WestWingReport) November 27, 2012
The 89-year-old former senator and GOP presidential candidate is reportedly being hospitalized at Walter Reed Hospital.
Bob Dole "is at Walter Reed not for a checkup," Harry Reid said on the Senate floor. "He is there because he is infirm. He is sick."—
(@igorvolsky) November 27, 2012
According to CBS, a Dole assistant said that Dole is checked into the hospital for a routine procedure and will be discharged tomorrow.
Nevertheless, Twitterers are sending their thoughts and prayers:
I hope Bob Dole is going to be alright.—
(@WarGit) November 27, 2012
My prayers go out to Bob Dole and his family!—
Kevin Saucedo-Broach (@kevsaucebro) November 27, 2012
Wishing Bob Dole a speedy recovery!!—
Norma Valentini (@NormaValentini) November 27, 2012
Best wishes for Sen Bob Dole's recovery.—
Jerry McDaniel (@Mc45Ok) November 27, 2012
I hope Bob Dole is OK.—
(@Sajizzle) November 27, 2012
Bob Dole is a damn American hero. Let's hope he's restored to perfect health soon.—
Adam Bonin (@adambonin) November 27, 2012
Sen. Reid says Bob Dole is in Walter Reed hospital. "He is infirm. He is sick." Let's all lift a great American up in prayer.—
Paul Begala (@PaulBegala) November 27, 2012
Prayers to Bob Dole, a real American hero.—
Olliander (@ollieblog) November 27, 2012
We wish Senator Dole a full, swift recovery.