WASHINGTON, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/.- Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued the following statement today following reports on Senator Ted Kennedy's health:
"The news of Senator Kennedy's health has been met with great concern.
"Senator Kennedy is a champion for health care for all Americans and a great fighter for America's children, workers and seniors.
"This same strength and fighting spirit will serve him well in this challenge.
"Our thoughts and prayers are with him, with his wife Vicki, and with our colleague Patrick, and the entire Kennedy family."
SOURCE Office of the Speaker of the House