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Florida Congresswoman Fought Cancer in Secret

Posted on Jun 18, 2009 in Cancer

Friday, March 27, 2009Sept. 2008: Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, 42, is considered a rising star in Democratic politics and has risen to leadership ranks in the House. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz hated relying too much on her staff, but she needed them to keep up appearances during her undercover battle against cancer. After several major surgeries, including a double mastectomy, she couldn’t even carry her own papers in the Capitol. Staff even helped her look cheerful when she hosted a fundraiser for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. “I was hooked up to drains and I had a pain pack...

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