Pre-emptive step: Democratic Rep. Mark Pocan has triple bypass surgery
WASHINGTON — Democratic Rep. Mark Pocan of Wisconsin has undergone triple bypass surgery as a pre-emptive step for a cardiac problem.
That’s the word from his office on Wednesday. In a statement, his office said the congressman is doing well and looking forward to a speedy recovery.
The 53-year-old Pocan is a three-term lawmaker representing a southern Wisconsin district that includes Madison.
Pocan had the surgery at UnityPoint Health-Meriter in Madison.