Conservative luminary Herman Cain reportedly died this week after a brief battle with the coronavirus. He was 74.
Cain, who ran for the Republican presidential nomination in 2012 and previously served as CEO of the Godfather’s Pizza chain, was hospitalized in early July after testing positive for Covid-19.
Dan Calabrese, the editor of HermanCain.com, posted a heartfelt remembrance of Cain on the website Thursday morning, writing, “We’re heartbroken, and the world is poorer: Herman Cain has gone to be with the Lord.”
The development comes as a shock after a Monday update on Cain’s Twitter that suggested he was recovering. “We know it’s been a few days since we last gave you an