Sen. John Fetterman of Pennsylvania was hospitalized Wednesday after he “felt lightheaded” during the exit of Senate Democrats in Washington, DC, his office said.
Fetterman was taken to George Washington University Hospital by his staff, his office said in a statement late Wednesday night.
“Initial tests showed no signs of another stroke, but doctors are running more tests and John is staying overnight for observation.”
53 year old Fetterman had a seizure In May, he ran for the U.S. Senate and underwent surgery to implant a pacemaker.
he in october sent a letter His doctor said he has “no work restrictions and is able to fulfill his duties as a civil servant.”
Despite his health problems, Fetterman still continued to lose republican challenger Dr. Mehmet Oz in November.
He attended President Biden’s State of the Union address on Tuesday night.
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