Politics & Government

March 21, 2009

Congresswoman kept her breast cancer a secret

When U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz steps to the lectern at the Capitol Monday to push for greater awareness of the risk of breast cancer in younger women, she'll be speaking from experience. She's been battling breast cancer for the last year, including seven surgeries, even as she became a frequent spokeswoman for Barack Obama.

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