GOP Sen. Thom Tillis Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

CNN reports:

Sen. Thom Tillis announced on Monday that he has prostate cancer and will be getting surgery next week. Tillis, a North Carolina Republican who just won reelection last fall, said in a statement that he expects “to make a full recovery.”

“Next week, I will have surgery in North Carolina to treat prostate cancer,” he said. “I am in the hands of outstanding medical professionals and expect to make a full recovery.” Tillis also noted he had no symptoms and reiterated the importance of getting routine screenings.

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