President Trump On Tuesday, he denied that he had suffered a “series of small strokes” which led to an unscheduled visit to Walter Reed Hospital in November 2019.
Trump wrote on Twitter: “It never ends! Now they try to say that your favorite boss, me, went to Walter Reed Medical Center after suffering a series of minor blows.” “It never happened to this candidate – the fake news. Maybe they were referring to another candidate from another party!”
Dr. Sean Conley, Trump’s physician, said Tuesday that the president is “still in good health” and “will remain fit to carry out the duties of the presidency.”
Conley said in a statement, “I can confirm that President Trump has not been or has been assessed in connection with a cerebrovascular accident (stroke), transient ischemic attack (mini-stroke), or any severe cardiovascular emergencies, as incorrectly reported.” in the media”. .
CNN I reported this week that New York Times reporter Michael Schmidt in his upcoming book claims Vice President Mike Pence He was “poised to assume the powers of the presidency temporarily if Trump had to undergo a procedure that would have required him to be sedated.”
The CNN story did not refer to any reports of Trump having had a stroke, but author Don Winslow claimed that Trump had a small stroke in August.
“One of the benefits of creating videos that attract more than 5 million views is that you hear from a lot of people, including whistleblowers within the Trump administration,” Winslow wrote on Twitter. “I’ve received three calls saying that during his tenure Trump suffered a series of small blows.”
#TrumpStroke was trending on Twitter on Tuesday as Winslow’s tweet received renewed attention.
Shortly after his visit to Walter Reed on November 16, 2019, Trump denied “disgusting” False novel He was there due to some kind of health panic.
In a telephone interview on Fox & Friends With hosts Steve Dossy, Ainsley Earhardt, and Brian Kilmedy, the President insisted that it was part of his annual physical relationship.
Fox News had reported earlier that the president spent more than two hours in the medical center on Saturday. The appointment – which followed an earlier exam in February 2019 – did not appear on the president’s schedule, as did his physical exams last year and this year.
The president told the “Friends” hosts that his doctor called and asked if he “wanted” to do “the first part” of his physical body at that time.
“Because I will be a little busy in 2020 in January and February,” he explained. Especially if “Crazy Nancy” did something that no one had ever thought of. So, I’d be busy interviewing Biden and watching the “Shifty Schiff” interviews and why he made all these things and why he made my statements reach.
Vandana Ramparan and Irene McEwan of Fox News Channel contributed to this report.