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 MnuchinWhite House says Turkey must release American pastor to cool tensions On The Money: US-China trade talks to resume | Mnuchin warns of more Turkey sanctions | How Turkey's financial crisis could roil the US | Senate GOP seeks tax law fixes Senate GOP urges non-legislative fixes for tax law 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 McConnellGOP leader criticizes Republican senators for not showing up to work Reforms can stop members of Congress from using their public office for private gain Name change eludes DHS cyber wing, spurring frustration 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 RyanGOP super PAC hits Dem House hopeful as 'Pelosi liberal' in new Kansas ad Trump revokes Brennan's security clearance The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (R-Wis.), tweeted Tuesday that he's "praying for a full and speedy recovery."

House Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiRNC denounces Ocasio-Cortez 'mini-Maduro' Pollster: Dem party 'rift' won't carry on to midterms The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (D-Calif.) tweeted late Monday that she and her husband, Paul, have Kudlow in their thoughts.