Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Mojo the Rooster | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

Charlie Wilson suffers stroke

February 28, 2013
Morning Journal News

ST. CLAIRSVILLE - Former U.S. Rep. Charlie Wilson suffered a stroke while in Florida last week, according to a statement released Tuesday by Wilson's family.

Wilson reportedly suffered a brain aneurysm Friday while vacationing in the Orlando area and has been in a medically induced coma while he is being treated.

Wilson, a two-term Democrat, lost a re-election bid in 2010 to Republican Bill Johnson. Wilson attempted to unseat Johnson in a rematch election in 2012, but lost.

Prior to his tenure in Congress, Wilson served in the Ohio House of Representatives and in the state Senate.

Wilson turned 70 on Jan. 18.

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web