Administration officials, lawmakers wish Kudlow a quick recovery after heart attack

Administration officials, lawmakers wish Kudlow a quick recovery after heart attack
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Administration officials and Congress members are wishing Larry Kudlow a quick recovery, after the White House National Economic Council director suffered a heart attack.

"Just spoke with to wish him a speedy recovery," Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinSpotlight falls on Russian threat to undersea cables The Hill's Morning Report — 'Sobering' IG report damages FBI Trump poised to slap tariffs on billion in Chinese imports MORE tweeted Tuesday. "Glad to hear that he is doing well and is in good spirits."

Kudlow on Monday suffered a "very mild heart attack" and was taken to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, according to White House press secretary Sarah Sanders.


She added that "his doctors expect he will make a full and speedy recovery." 

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle reached out to say they hope Kudlow gets well soon.

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellCongress had a good couple of weeks — now let's keep it going McCarthy: 'The Mueller investigation has got to stop' McConnell: Mueller 'ought to wrap it up' MORE (R-Ky.) said on the Senate floor Tuesday that Kudlow "is not just a famously happy warrior for pro-growth, pro-opportunity economics, he's also widely regarded as one of the best guys in Washington."

House Speaker Paul RyanPaul Davis RyanWhite House faces growing outcry over migrant family policies John Legend slams Paul Ryan for Father's Day tweet, demands end to family separation Trump faces Father’s Day pleas to end separations of migrant families MORE (R-Wis.), tweeted Tuesday that he's "praying for a full and speedy recovery."

House Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiDonald Trump is delivering on his promises and voters are noticing Trump rips Democrats for allowing MS-13 'animals' into country The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (D-Calif.) tweeted late Monday that she and her husband, Paul, have Kudlow in their thoughts.