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Florida Congressman Taken From Capitol on Stretcher

U.S. Rep. John Rutherford represents Florida's 4th Congressional District

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    A freshman congressman from Florida, John Rutherford, was wheeled out of the Capitol on a stretcher on Wednesday.

    No other information was available about Rutherford's condition. His office did not immediately return requests inquiring about his condition.

    The 64-year-old Republican worked in law enforcement for 41 years and served as sheriff in Jacksonville, Florida, before being elected to Congress last November. He represents Florida's 4th Congressional District.