October 2019

Bernie Sanders Undergoes Heart Surgery, Cancels Campaign Events

The Vermont senator underwent the medical procedure after examinations showed "artery blockage.". According to campaign adviser Jeff Weaver, the 78-year-old went to the hospital due to "chest discomfort.". Weaver adds that the presidential candidate will now rest for the next few days. In the meantime, the campaign has canceled planned upcoming events and appearances. It has not been revealed when exactly Sanders will be back on the campaign trail. Sen. Sanders is conversing and in good spirits. He will be resting up over the next few days. We are canceling his events and appearances until further notice, and we will continue to provide appropriate updates, Jeff Weaver, via statement