ANNAPOLIS (WJZ) — Maryland House Speaker Michael Busch brought new light to his announcement Monday that he has developed pneumonia, causing him to miss legislative sessions last week.
He said he developed pneumonia after a follow-up health procedure to his 2017 liver transplant.READ MORE: Baltimore City Public Schools Extending Deadline To Enroll In Virtual Learning For 2022-23
The speaker said he started feeling rundown after a Democratic Caucus meeting last Tuesday.READ MORE: Road Closures & Parking Restrictions To Expect For The Preakness Stakes
Busch said he is resting and hopes to be back before the legislative session ends next week at midnight Monday.
The 72-year-old speaker is the longest serving in state history.MORE NEWS: Police Respond To Shooting At Owings Mills Shopping Center