Madison – Rep. Tamara Grigsby (D-Milwaukee) was released from the hospital Monday and will continue her recovery in a private setting as recommended by her physicians, according to a press statement released by her office.
“Rep. Grigsby continues to make progress in her medical recovery and has been released from the hospital,” the statement read.
“Rep. Grigsby and her family express their heartfeltgratitude for the kindness and respect shown during this incredibly difficult time.”
Grigsby’s staff will continue to provide updates as as the state representative moves toward a full recovery. “Many have expressed an interest in sending flowers to Tamara and her family,” the statement continues. “In lieu of flowers, Rep. Grigsby requests that interested parties instead make a small donation to a Wisconsin organization representing the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
To honor the Martin Luther King Day of Service that was held Monday around the state and the nation, Grigsby asked that, instead of flowers, the cause of social justice move forward.
“Groups such as Urban Underground, the Milwaukee Inner City Congregations Allied for Hope (MICAH), the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, and the Wisconsin Campaign Against Violence are a few of many organizations that represent part of Dr. King’s-and Rep. Grigsby’s-commitment to better lives for all.”