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Former congressman and state senator Brad Ashford died at the age of 72, just two months after disclosing his brain treatment for cancer.

John Bradley Ashford was an American politician who represented Nebraska’s 2nd congressional district in the Nebraska Legislature and the United States House of Representatives.

He started his legal career as a lone practitioner. In 1986, Ashford ran for the Nebraska State Legislature for the first time and was a first-time candidate.

In 1994, Ashford ran for Congress as a Republican but got defeated by Jon Christensen in the Republican primary.

Age72 years old

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Brad Ashford Obituary: His Death Cause Revealed

Brad Ashford who is a Nebraska lawyer, state legislator, and US Congressman, died on Tuesday, barely two months after disclosing his brain cancer treatment.

His household, especially his wife, Ann Ferlic Ashford, shared the news on social media.

Ashford announced to 6 News in February that he had been diagnosed with brain cancer and was losing control of his left side, making it difficult for him to walk.

Brad Ashford’s Wife Ann Ferlic Plans To Run For Congress

Brad Ashford and Ann Ferlic tied the knot on August 27, 1993. John Ashford, Ellie Ashford, and Tom Ashford are their three children.

She was born and raised in Omaha and was a staunch Republican until recently. Her dad, Randy Ferlic, is a Republican and a former physician who worked on the University of Nebraska Board of Regents.

Ashford attended Notre Dame University and Creighton University School of Law after finishing at Westside High School in 1978.

She claimed that politics has always sparked her attention and that this is not her first foray into the world of politics. Former Omaha Mayor Hal Daub beat Ashford for her father’s Board of Regents position in 2011.

She earlier indicated that she had long intended to run for Congress but would never have ran against her husband. However, she stated that when Brad Ashford chose not to run against Bacon again early this year, the door to her congressional race opened suddenly.

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