78 year old Senator, one of the main contenders for the U.S. presidency in 2020, Bernie Sanders was hospitalized on Tuesday (October 1) night in Las Vegas.
“During a campaign event last night Senator Sanders has experienced some discomfort in his chest. After medical inspection he was found to have a blockage in one artery, “said Wednesday, October 2, a senior adviser to Sanders Jeff weaver.
Sanders is one of the most senior members of the presidential race — is still in the hospital, but his condition is good.
“Senator Sanders is talking and in good spirits. He will rest for the next few days, said weaver. — We cancel his events and performances until further notice, and we will continue to provide relevant updates“.
President Donald Trump, who was the oldest elected President, 73. If elected, Sanders will break the record of predecessor.
Previously, Sanders promised that will release your medical records before the primaries.
“You know, I think that’s right, — he told reporters in September. — Americans have a right to know whether a person is healthy, for whom they will vote“.
The Senator chairs the U.S. Senate Committee on veterans Affairs and holds the record for the duration of the stay in Parliament of all independents.