President Donald Trump He posted a tweet on Tuesday announcing that he did not have a series of “mini-strokes” – and the White House doctor released a statement in support of his claim.
“It’s not over! Now they’ve your favorite president, I went to Walter Reed Medical Center, suffered a series of minor strokes. This candidate never had – fake news,” Trump tweeted.
The tweet came just hours after White House doctor Sean Conley made a statement saying he was speaking at Trump’s request. “I can verify that President Trump did not experience or predict a cerebrovascular accident (stroke), transient ischemic attack (mini stroke) or any other serious cardiac emergency, which was misreported in the media,” Conley said.
The big media has not reported in recent days that Trump has a series of mini-strokes.
A White House aide told NBC News that Trump was referring to a tweet by former President Bill Clinton asking former Press Secretary Joe Lockhart. A tweet Monday If Trump had “a stroke he hid from the American people.” Lockheart made no mention of “mini-strokes”.
Lockheart tweeted that Trump caused his question in a new book that went on sale Tuesday through a new account that visited the mysterious November 2019 Walter Reed Medical Center.
In his new book, “Donald Trump vs. the United States, “New York Times reporter Michael S. Schmidt reported,” In the hours leading up to Trump’s hospital visit, The word went out If Trump has to go through the process of giving narcotics, the vice president is on the West Wing to be on standby to take over the presidency temporarily. “
Vice President Mike Pence never took those powers and Schmidt did not care about the nature of the book visit. The book “Says Nothing About Mini-Strokes,” Schmidt tweeted Tuesday.
Trump’s Walter Reed tour was not announced last year and Is secretly covered Two days since the President was out of the public eye.
The White House later said the trip was routine and Trump said it was “the first step in my annual physical phase.” Conley said in June that Trump had Complete his physics In April, and reported that he was “healthy.”
Peter Alexander Contributed.