Biden to accompany first lady to appointment for 'common medical procedure'

First lady Jill BidenJill BidenWashington showing signs of normalcy after year of restrictions Here's why Joe Biden polls well, but Kamala Harris does not Jill Biden visits Smithsonian as DC museums reopen MORE will undergo a "common medical procedure" on Wednesday morning, the White House announced late Tuesday.

"Tomorrow morning, the President will accompany the First Lady to an appointment for a common medical procedure at an outpatient center in Washington, DC. Afterward, the President and the First Lady will return to the White House to resume their normal schedule," a White House official said in a statement.

The White House did not provide any additional details on the first lady's procedure.


President BidenJoe BidenWarren calls for US to support ceasefire between Israel and Hamas UN secretary general 'deeply disturbed' by Israeli strike on high rise that housed media outlets Nation's largest nurses union condemns new CDC guidance on masks MORE is scheduled to deliver remarks on his strategy for removing U.S. troops from Afghanistan on Wednesday afternoon.

He will then visit Arlington National Cemetery to pay respects to men and women who lost their lives in Afghanistan.

The first lady is currently scheduled to travel next Monday to Illinois with Education Secretary Miguel CardonaMiguel CardonaOvernight Health Care: CDC says vaccinated people can take masks off indoors and outdoors | Missouri abandons voter-approved Medicaid expansion | White House unveils B plan to hire public health workers Biden administration reversing Trump ban on pandemic aid for undocumented students House Republicans press Biden Education secretary on reopening outreach MORE to visit Sauk Valley Community College.