NEWBURGH – Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney (D, NY-18) has been
hospitalized in Manhattan with what has been described as a bacterial
The Cold Spring Democrat who was recently reelected to his fourth term
in the House of Representatives visited the emergency room at New York-Presbyterian
Hudson Valley Hospital Center in Cortlandt last weekend.
His office reported the following day, the congressman checked himself
into New York-Presbyterian Hospital in Manhattan where he is undergoing
intravenous antibiotic medications.
The 52-year-old congressman issued a statement Tuesday, saying “I
am reminded of the adage – ‘Man plans and God laughs!’
I have always been blessed with good health but this condition is going
to require a few days of intensive treatment.”
His office indicated Maloney is expected to return home by week’s