Brian Bosma. the speaker of the Indiana House has come out of surgery and according to a release from Bosma's office the surgery " went well." The release goes on to say that "He (Bosma) is now resting comfortably at the hospital."
The Indiana House Republican Caucus yesterday said they were notified Monday night of tests conducted earlier on Monday that confirmed Bosma had contracted an infection in the knee that he had replaced last summer, requiring immediate surgery.
Governor Mike Pence and his wife Karen earlier today expressed concern when they learned of Bosma's condition and, "are praying for a successful surgery and swift recovery.
Speaker Bosma is a leader we deeply respect and a personal friend, and we look forward to his return to serving Hoosiers in the coming days."
According to the Republican Caucus, Bosma remains in high spirits, and has a tremendous support system, including his fellow leaders in the House and Senate. He will miss about a week of work to recuperate after his hospital stay.
Indiana Speaker of the House, Brian Bosma
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