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July 12, 2013 at 3:29 PM

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers says she’s pregnant with 3rd child

SPOKANE — U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, R-Wash., is pregnant with her third child.

McMorris Rodgers, a member of House leadership, and her husband, Brian Rodgers, announced the news on Friday.

McMorris Rodgers, who represents the Spokane region and Eastern Washington, is the first woman to give birth twice while a member of Congress.

Her third child is due in December.

McMorris Rodgers says she plans to run for re-election next year and remain the GOP conference chair. Her other children are 6-year-old Cole and 2-year-old Grace.

 

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