Gov. Murphy to undergo surgery Wednesday to remove likely cancerous tumor

Gov. Phil Murphy will undergo surgery Wednesday morning to remove a likely cancerous tumor from his kidney.

Murphy, 62, revealed last month he was diagnosed with a 3-centimeter tumor on his left kidney that is 92 percent likely to be malignant. Doctors won’t know until after the surgery.

The governor’s office disclosed the date of the surgery late Tuesday.

Lt. Gov. Sheila Oliver will serve as acting governor while Murphy is incapacitated.Murphy has said doctors believe his prognosis is good.“We caught it early,” he told NJ Advance Media in an interview at his Middletown home last month. “We consider…

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Posted: March 3rd, 2020 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County, New Jersey, Phil Murphy | Tags: , , , | 3 Comments »

3 Comments on “Gov. Murphy to undergo surgery Wednesday to remove likely cancerous tumor”

  1. Wish Him Luck said at 10:22 pm on March 3rd, 2020:

    No one should have to suffer cancer and I hope more and more curative and life prolonging measures come into play sooner rather than later…

    But I must say, what’s interesting is that I haven’t seen anywhere, anyone wishing him ill.

    Contrast that with the abundance of those on the left wishing Rush a painful death due to his lung cancer.

    Just sayin’

  2. Excellent points! said at 8:59 am on March 5th, 2020:

    Just another example of the viciousness and hypocrisy of the Left. The disgraceful threats by Schumer on the justices was over the top: am not a Catholic, but am pretty sure the Church does not believe abortion is a “ value.” Sick. We must unite and beat them, again.

  3. We do not said at 11:48 am on March 5th, 2020:

    wish people harm when they are ill because we are morally superior beings. The Democratic Party should be outlawed, seriously.