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Biden doc said last year prez ‘understands what’s going on,’ cognitive test not ‘warranted,’ White House says after scathing report

Posted on AllSides February 9th, 2024
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WASHINGTON — President Biden’s doctor said last year that he believes Biden “understands what’s going on” and that a cognitive test is not necessary “because of just who he is as president,” White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said Friday. Jean-Pierre told reporters that presidential physician Dr. Kevin O’Connor made the remark to her sometime after the 81-year-old president’s annual physical in February 2023 as questions swirled about his mental fitness — months before special counsel Robert Hur’s report on Biden’s mishandling of classified records poured fuel Thursday on broadly...

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