Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Optimistic About Cancer Diagnosis
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has had a tumultuous first term in office, and on Monday he announced his next challenge: a cancer diagnosis.By Matt Picht | June 22, 2015
"With my faith, my family and my friends, I know that I won't just beat this disease, but that I'll be a better and stronger person and governor when we get to the other side of it," Maryland governor Larry Hogan said.
Maryland governor Larry Hogan disclosed his advanced cancer diagnosis Monday in a candid press conference that was at times emotional and humorous. (Video via WMAR)
The state's Republican governor, who's first term in office began this January, was recently diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma. Hogan characterized the cancer as "very advanced and very aggressive," but was optimistic about his chances for recovery.