Today, President Biden temporarily transferred power to Vice President Harris.
“As was the case when President George W. Bush had the same procedure in 2002 and 2007, and following the process defined in the Constitution, President Biden will transfer power to the Vice President for the brief period he is under. anesthesia. “Psaki said.” The vice president will be working from her office in the West Wing during this time. ”
In the letter sent to Senator Leahy, Biden said he would undergo “a routine medical procedure requiring sedation” at Walter Reed’s.
After completing a medical procedure, President Biden sent a letter to President Pelosi advising him that he was resuming his powers and duties.
Watch the White House press briefing following this morning’s developments at the White House.