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Former U.S. Senator Arlen Specter Hospitalized

Former U.S. Senator Arlen Specter is in the hospital with what’s being called a “serious illness.” Specter’s family and friends confirm to the Philadelphia Daily News that he’s in the hospital but aren’t elaborating on the illness.