Mitch McConnell's Health Evaluation

Sep 06, 2023


Capitol's physician, Dr. Brian Monahan, confirms no seizure disorder in Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell.

Neurologists evaluated McConnell after recent health incidents on camera.

McConnell's evaluation included brain MRI and electrical brain activity tests.

CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta emphasizes that EEG tests offer a snapshot of the current moment.

 McConnell reassures the public about his health and productivity.

Senate GOP leadership dismisses concerns about McConnell's health.

McConnell to discuss his health with Republican senators in a private conference meeting.

Senate GOP Whip John Thune expresses support for McConnell's leadership.

McConnell's 30-second lapses were attributed to "lightheadedness" from a previous concussion.

GOP senators have mixed opinions about McConnell's ability to lead effectively.