(UPDATE as of July 20 a.m.): Statement From The Office Of Senator Patrick Leahy

Senator Leahy has continued to make progress in his rehabilitation after surgery on June 30 to repair and replace a fractured hip that he suffered from a fall at his house in McLean, Virginia.

On Tuesday, Senator Leahy’s surgical team found it necessary to perform an additional surgery to help advance his recovery.  Senator Leahy was back in his rehabilitation room by Tuesday evening and is once again working diligently with the physical therapists to return home as soon as possible.  

Senator Leahy and Marcelle deeply appreciate the continued messages of support and affection that have been offered to them during his recovery.

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