Sen. John Fetterman (D-Penn.) was hospitalized Wednesday night time after “feeling lightheaded” on the Senate Democratic retreat.
Fetterman suffered a near-fatal stroke final 12 months days earlier than he gained his major, however communications director Joe Calvello mentioned in a press release that preliminary checks don’t present any indicators of a brand new stroke.
He added that Fetterman is present process extra checks and can stay in a single day for statement at George Washington College Hospital.
“He’s in good spirits and speaking together with his employees and household,” Calvello mentioned.
Fetterman suffered a stroke in Might 2022 brought on by atrial fibrillation, an irregular heartbeat situation, and was fitted with a pacemaker for his cardiomyopathy, which makes it tougher for the guts to pump blood.