(ConcernedPatriot.com) – Mitch McConnell, the minority leader in the U.S. Senate, froze in mid-sentence and appeared ill before being removed from the podium by his aides.
McConnell abruptly stopped speaking in the middle of his sentence.
After a long pause, the 81-year-old was led away from the stage by staff personnel.
U.S. Senate Minority leader Mitch McConnell froze and appeared unwell while speaking at a press conference pic.twitter.com/FURwwSCdZm
— BNO News (@BNONews) July 26, 2023
Mitch McConnell stopped speaking and froze at the podium today.
…he had to be physically walked back behind closed doors.
That man is not well. It’s time to send the folks who have been in D.C. for decades into retirement pic.twitter.com/GA8Xb1EDVq
— Ryan Shead (@RyanShead) July 26, 2023
WATCH: Mitch McConnell abruptly gets walked off-stage mid presser after suddenly freezing pic.twitter.com/vAsISE3Wom
— Danny De Urbina (@dannydeurbina) July 26, 2023
McConnell returned behind closed doors, looking as though he needed physical assistance.
According to NBC News, “McConnell returned to the press conference by himself a little later. He claimed to be in good health when questioned about it.”
After collapsing on March 8 at a Senate Leadership Fund event, McConnell was admitted to a physical rehabilitation facility for over a week in the spring.
This is a developing story.
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