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This just in...: Carly Fiorina hospitalized for breast cancer treatment-related infection

Carly Fiorina, 2010. (Reuters/Robert Galbraith)

California Republican senate candidate Carly Fiorina was hospitalized Tuesday for an infection associated with breast reconstructive surgery this summer. A week before the election, her campaign was forced to cancel several appearances -- just as her race was tightening up against Sen. Barbara Boxer. "Her doctors expect her to make a quick and full recovery and be back out on the campaign trail soon," her rep said in a statement.

By The Reliable Source  | October 26, 2010; 4:30 PM ET
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While I'm not at all a fan of Carly Fiorina, I wish her a speedy recovery and hope she has no further bouts of cancer or other diseases, illnesses, or injuries.

And before some cynic leaps in here, yes, I am 100% sincere. I oppose her *politics* but would NEVER wish this stuff on her, nor on anybody else.

Posted by: MekhongKurt1 | October 26, 2010 11:31 PM | Report abuse

I would echo the sentiments of MekhongKurt1. While I do not agree with her politics either, I do hope she does recover to be 100%. No one should suffer from cancer or cancer-related illnesses.

Posted by: darylandmelanie1 | October 27, 2010 3:24 AM | Report abuse

This is a cheap attempt on Fiorina's part to tap into a sympathy vote and get free publicity. Nothing this grotesque mess does is not calculated. She needed a day off and is making it work for her.

Posted by: SoCali | October 27, 2010 11:44 AM | Report abuse

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