President Joe Biden poked amusive astatine reporters connected Thursday for asking questions astir a forthcoming carnal exam of his health.
“Do you deliberation I request it?” the 80-year-old president asked wryly.
The president spoke astir his carnal aft gathering with firefighters during his lengthy Thanksgiving abrogation connected the land of Nantucket.
He revealed that helium had already completed portion of his carnal exam and would get the remainder of it done earlier the extremity of the year.
Last year, the president’s doc Dr. Kevin O’Connor explained Biden’s predominant coughing and his “perceptibly stiffer and little fluid walk” aft conducting a afloat physical.
The president’s carnal wellness volition apt lend to a treatment helium plans to person with his household implicit the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays astir moving for reelection successful 2024, contempt doubts astir his age.
Biden continues defying critics of his precocious age, telling them to “watch me” arsenic helium continues serving arsenic president.
“I nary much deliberation of myself arsenic being arsenic aged arsenic I americium than fly,” helium said successful an interrogation with 60 Minutes successful September.
More than two-thirds of Americans successful midterm exit polls said they did not privation Biden to tally for reelection.