Former Congressman John Dingell Recovering After Heart Procedure

DETROIT (WWJ) – A heart procedure has former Congressman John Dingell in the hospital Tuesday.

Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress, was admitted to Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit yesterday.

The 89-year old retired after opting not to seek reelection last year.

His wife, Debbie Dingell, won his former seat and is traveling back to Michigan this week.

Dingell is said to be “resting comfortably.”

Dingell was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1955 until  2015.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Places To See Indie Rock In DetroitIt's called Detroit Rock City for a reason.
Guide: Best Barbecue In Metro DetroitSometimes, nothing hits the spot like good barbecue.

Watch & Listen LIVE