While President Biden went under anesthesia on Friday for a routine medical procedure, Vice President Kamala Harris assumed the powers of commander in chief. It was the first time that someone who wasn’t a man served in that role, even temporarily.
Pres. Biden has transferred power to VP Harris while he is under anesthesia for a routine colonoscopy. This means that for the next several hours, Harris will take on all of the powers and duties of her boss’ job, becoming the first woman with presidential power in U.S. history.
President Joe Biden is temporarily transferring power to Vice President Kamala Harris while he is under anesthesia for a routine colonoscopy, the White House press secretary said.
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Robert Petersen Interesting that the first woman to hold POTUS powers happens this way, however briefly. I’m sure the conspiracy theorists will be having a field day with this one though.
MisterJay Very cool for her, although it has happened before in our country. This is also a reminder that as you get older it’s important to schedule such things with your doctor, to make sure there are no problems. Take care of yourselves, people.