John Myers

Essential Politics: When a president’s physical becomes big news

Essential Politics: When a president’s physical becomes big news

Even in an era when the discourse surrounding the presidency has been remarkable, this sentence in the White House press briefing room stands out.

“There’s no indication whatsoever that he has any cognitive issues.”

That was the assessment of Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, the chief White House doctor, in discussing the health of President Trump.

‘FIT FOR DUTY’

Jackson fielded questions in a lengthy session with reporters on Tuesday on the well-being of the 71-year old president.

The doctor said...

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