Republican Rep. Ron Wright Passes Away

Rep. Ron Wright (R-TX) passed away after he was diagnosed with the coronavirus and hospitalized from complications with cancer treatments, according to a report released on Monday.

In this Nov. 15, 2018 file photo, U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, R-Texas, walks to a session during member-elect briefings and orientation on Capitol Hill in Washington. Wright, the Texas Republican who had battled health challenges over the past year including lung cancer treatment died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, more than …