It’s unclear how serious it is and whether he is currently in the hospital:
Arlen Specter is reportedly very, very sick http://t.co/WIimmsXI
— Colby Itkowitz (@ColbyItkowitz) August 28, 2012
Former Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter is out of the hospital, a source told NBC News. http://http://t.co/eQDGl2e8
— NBC10 Philadelphia (@NBCPhiladelphia) August 28, 2012
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) August 28, 2012
Former US Senator Arlen Specter is out of hospital and is recovering from an infection following stomach surgery – @NBCNews
— Breaking Politics (@breakingpol) August 28, 2012
— The Week (@TheWeek) August 28, 2012
He says he “intends to win” and wants to get back to the squash court:
Fmr Sen Arlen Specter: I'm battling cancer. It's another battle I intend to win. I'm looking forward to getting back..to the squash court.
— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) August 28, 2012
Twitchy wishes him a speedy recovery.