Merkley Statement on Senator Ron Wyden

WASHINGTON, DC – Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley issued the following statement on Senator Ron Wyden’s announcement that he is undergoing treatment for prostate cancer:

“Ron has been a tremendous friend and mentor to me in the U.S. Senate.  I spoke to him yesterday and he was in good spirits and looked great.  Mary and I join all Oregonians in wishing him a speedy recovery and I’m confident he’ll be back in the Senate in no time.”