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Hinson Encourages Iowans to Listen to Rep. Julia Letlow's Story About Her Late Husband's Battle with COVID-19 and Her Call to Get Vaccinated

August 4, 2021

Washington, D.C. - Congresswoman Ashley Hinson (R-IA) today released the following statement encouraging all Iowans to watch Representative Julia Letlow's (R-LA) powerful interview on CBS News where she detailed her late husband's battle with COVID-19 and called on Americans to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19. You can watch the interview here.

"I encourage every Iowan to watch Congresswoman Julia Letlow's moving interview about her husband's death from COVID-19, and how the vaccine could have saved his life. I am humbled to serve alongside Julia, and am inspired by her strength in sharing her family's tragedy in the hope of saving lives. Please listen to her story--it is an important call to action for every American to get fully vaccinated." -Congresswoman Ashley Hinson