North Carolina congressman Walter B. Jones, 75, is reportedly in hospice care, according to his wife.
Jones represents North Carolina’s 3rd Congressional District, and has been serving in the position since 1995. He had taken a leave of absence due to illness, and reportedly broke his hip earlier this month.
No further details are available concerning his condition.
BREAKING: Congressman Walter B. Jones is in hospice care.
NCGOP chairman Haynes says: “The news about the congressman going into hospice is extremely sad for the Republican Party. We pray for comfort and peace.” pic.twitter.com/nJ36BrlUTt
— Dillon Huffman (@DillonHuffmanTV) January 26, 2019