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Rep. Slaughter suffers concussion after fall

Rep. Slaughter suffers concussion after fall

March 14, 2018 11:28 AM

Rep. Louise Slaughter is in the hospital after falling at her residence in Washington, D.C. last week.

Slaughter suffered a concussion, her office said. 

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“Congresswoman Slaughter fell at her Washington, D.C. residence last week and was taken to George Washington University Hospital to receive treatment and monitoring for a concussion,” Slaughter’s chief of staff Liam Fitzsimmons said in a statement. “She did not suffer any fractures or broken bones and is receiving excellent care from the world-class medical staff at GW hospital. The congresswoman is tough as nails and she will bring that same spirit to this recovery. We appreciate the outpouring of support and the community’s patience during her recuperation. We will release additional information as it becomes available.”

The congresswoman is in stable condition.

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