Kamala Harris took over the responsibility of US President for 1 hour and 25 minutes. When Joe Biden was admitted to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
US Vice President Kamala Harris briefly took over as the US President on Friday. The White House said that Harris had presidential authority for a total of one hour and 25 minutes. During this, President Joe Biden was admitted to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for a routine ‘colonoscopy’ examination.
The White House press office said an official letter to Congress announcing the temporary transfer of power was sent at 10:10 a.m.
The White House said in a statement, “The President resumed his duties of office at 11.35 am.”
Biden, 78, underwent a full body examination in December 2019 and was found by doctors to be “healthy” and “fit to perform the duties of the President successfully”.
Source:- 1 (NDTV)