Saturday, July 04, 2015
Rutherford steps in for Hogan at MML, touts impact so far
OCEAN CITY — When Lt. Gov. Boyd Rutherford took the stage to address the Maryland Municipal League on Tuesday night, he said he was there as a “backup” to Gov. Larry Hogan.
Originally scheduled to speak with the state’s municipal leaders, the governor had to cancel his appearance after announcing that he was diagnosed with stage 3 non-Hodgkin lymphoma, a lymphatic system cancer, last week. On Wednesday, Hogan announced that he completed a five-day, 24-hour chemotherapy treatment and was back at work in Annapolis on Thursday.
Rutherford said that in talking with Hogan on the phone this week, the governor remained in “great spirits.”
at 7/04/2015 09:30:00 AM