Biden’s repeated coughs are not a concern, Psaki says

Biden’s repeated coughs are not a concern, Psaki says
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[Ed. – They’re certainly not a concern to many Americans (if you catch our drift).]

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Thursday sought to reassure Americans after President Biden coughed repeatedly at three public events this week.

“I don’t think it’s an issue of concern,” she said.

Mr. Biden coughed frequently — at one point stopping to apologize for coughing — during a White House speech Thursday to call for increasing taxes on the wealthy and corporations.

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He also coughed repeatedly during remarks at the White House on Wednesday and during a campaign rally Monday for California Gov. Gavin Newsom.

When asked about the coughing, Ms. Psaki insisted it wasn’t an issue. She said there could be several reasons why the president needed to clear his throat, including having a little cold.

“We have a doctor who travels with him, obviously, who checks in if it is ever warranted.”…

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