Former Iowa Congressman Reveals He Has Cancer

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

latham_400x225

DES MOINES, Iowa — Tom Latham, an Iowa Republican who served in Congress for 20 years, announced Wednesday that he has cancer. Latham wrote that he has Lymphoma. He did not disclose which type of Lymphoma he has.

Latham represented the state in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1995 until he retired in 2015.

Latham’s son-in-law, Nick Ryan, forwarded Latham’s message to friends and supporters:

Click here for more about Latham’s legacy.