Sen. Tom Coburn returns to Washington after cancer treatment

by Chris Casteel Published: November 12, 2013

Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Muskogee, is back in Washington on Tuesday, a week after being treated for a recurrence of prostate cancer.

Coburn, 65, also made a quick comeback in 2011, when he had surgery for prostate cancer.

by Chris Casteel
Washington Bureau
Chris Casteel began working for The Oklahoman's Norman bureau in 1982 while a student at the University of Oklahoma. After covering the police beat, federal courts and the state Legislature in Oklahoma City, he moved to Washington in 1990, where...
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