Georgia senator hospitalized after fall

Georgia senator hospitalized after fall
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Sen. Johnny IsaksonJohnny IsaksonEleven GOP senators sign open letter backing Sessions's comeback bid Juan Williams: Republicans flee Trump Democrats will win back the Senate majority in 2020, all thanks to President Trump MORE (R-Ga.) was hospitalized Wednesday after a fall at his Washington, D.C., apartment, his office said in a statement Wednesday night.

The statement confirmed that the senior Georgia senator, 74, had fractured four ribs but was “resting and doing well.”


“Senator Isakson was admitted to George Washington University Hospital in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday night after falling in his apartment and suffering four fractured ribs,” Isakson spokeswoman Amanda Maddox said Wednesday.

“He is in pain, but resting and doing well. Senator Isakson looks forward to fully recovering and getting back to work for Georgians,” she added.