Media whitewashed Fetterman health issues during election, uncurious about lengthy absence from Capitol
MYSTERY SWIRLS AS FETTERMAN CO-SPONSORS LEGISLATION WHILE HOSPITALIZED FOR DEPRESSION: 'VERY UNUSUAL'Fetterman's health was under scrutiny after he suffered a stroke while campaigning for the Pennsylvania seat. Fetterman was already struggling to adjust to Senate life when he was hospitalized in February for clinical depression. It featured voices speculating Fetterman had aphasia, an auditory processing disorder, while admitting he'd released "very little information about his health." "Morning Joe" regular John Heilemann said that in hindsight, Fetterman’s health issues ended up being an advantage in the U.S Senate race. It is reasonable to ask if Senator Fetterman can ever resume his duties, and if so, at what magnitude.foxnews.com
McConnell released from hospital, headed to inpatient rehab
Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell was released from the hospital Monday after treatment for a concussion and will continue to recover in an inpatient rehabilitation facility, a spokesman said. McConnell's office said his doctors discovered over the weekend that he had also suffered a “minor rib fracture” after he tripped and fell at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in Washington on Wednesday evening. “Leader McConnell’s concussion recovery is proceeding well and the Leader was discharged from the hospital today,” McConnell spokesman David Popp said in a statement.news.yahoo.com
Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell hospitalized after fall
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell has been hospitalized after tripping at a local hotel on Wednesday evening, a spokesman for the senator said. The Kentucky senator, 81, was attending a private dinner in Washington when he tripped. McConnell's office did not provide additional detail on his condition or how long he may be absent from the Senate.news.yahoo.com
Fetterman 'on path to recovery,' will be out for more weeks
A spokesman for Pennsylvania Sen. John Fetterman says the Democrat is “on a path to recovery” after checking himself into a hospital for clinical depression earlier this month, and he is still expected to be away from the Senate for several weeks.
Biden praises Fetterman's 'brave and important' example of getting medical care; hospital stay may last weeks
President Biden has issued support for John Fetterman after the Pennsylvania senator checked himself into a Washington, D.C., hospital to be treated for clinical depression this week.foxnews.com
Psychiatrist joins CBS News to discuss clinical depression amid reports about Senator Fetterman
Pennsylvania Senator John Fetterman checked himself into the hospital for treatment of depression. According to the National Institutes of Health, more than 20 million Americans suffered an episode of depression in 2020. Dr. Jessi Gold joins CBS News to discuss the symptoms of clinical depression.news.yahoo.com
Sen. John Fetterman checks into hospital for depression
Pennsylvania Democratic Sen. John Fetterman, still recovering from a stroke, has checked himself into Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to seek treatment for clinical depression, his office said Thursday. Fetterman, who has struggled with the aftereffects of a stroke he suffered last May, checked himself in Wednesday night, it said. “While John has experienced depression off and on throughout his life, it only became severe in recent weeks,” his chief of staff, Adam Jentleson, said in a statement.news.yahoo.com
Sen. Fetterman checks himself into hospital for clinical depression
Fetterman’s chief of staff said the senator voluntarily admitted himself into Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Washington to receive treatment on the recommendation of the attending physician of Congress.washingtonpost.com
Fetterman is released from hospital, planning to return to Senate on Monday
The Democratic senator from Pennsylvania was hospitalized Wednesday at George Washington University Hospital in Washington after suffering from lightheadedness. Doctors there ruled out a stroke and a seizure as the cause.washingtonpost.com
Oprah delivers November surprise, endorses Fetterman over Oz
TV icon Oprah Winfrey is endorsing Democrat John Fetterman in Pennsylvania’s hotly contested Senate race and rejecting Republican Dr. Mehmet Oz. Winfrey helped launch Oz to stardom nearly two decades ago when she brought the heart surgeon on her popular daytime talk show as a regular guest.
Biden says of candidate Fetterman: 'John IS Pennsylvania'
An energized President Joe Biden returned Friday to the Keystone State, his 15th visit since he took office, this time to attend a fundraiser with Vice President Kamala Harris and other leaders to boost Democratic Senate nominee John Fetterman.