Warren's campaign team sends dinner, cookies to Sanders staffers after heart procedure

Warren's campaign team sends dinner, cookies to Sanders staffers after heart procedure
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Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenThe Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by AdvaMed - House panel expected to approve impeachment articles Thursday Warren, Buttigieg duke it out in sprint to 2020 The Memo: Pelosi-Trump trade deal provokes debate on left MORE’s (D-Mass.) campaign team sent dinner and cookies to Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersThe Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by AdvaMed - House panel expected to approve impeachment articles Thursday Warren, Buttigieg duke it out in sprint to 2020 The Memo: Pelosi-Trump trade deal provokes debate on left MORE (I-Vt.) presidential campaign staffers following reports of a heart procedure he underwent.

Mike Casca, a communications adviser for Sanders’s campaign, tweeted thanks to Warren’s campaign team on Wednesday for the gesture. 

“Big thank you to @TeamWarren for sending dinner to our dc headquarters. the team is very grateful (and started with the cookies first),” he tweeted.

Sanders’s campaign announced Tuesday that the 78-year-old underwent a heart procedure after he was found to have arterial blockage. His campaign said the senator had two stents inserted and has since been hospitalized.

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Jeff Weaver, a senior adviser on the Sanders campaign, said in a statement on Wednesday that the senator would be canceling campaign events and appearances over the next few days while he recovers.

"Sen. Sanders is conversing and in good spirits," Weaver said on Wednesday. "He will be resting up over the next few days. We are canceling his events and appearances until further notice, and we will continue to provide appropriate updates.” 

Warren was one of a handful of Sanders’s competitors and others on Capitol Hill who wished the senator a speedy recovery after the procedure.

"Bruce, Team Warren, and I are sending all our best wishes for a speedy recovery to @BernieSanders,” Warren tweeted Wednesday. 

“I hope to see my friend back on the campaign trail very soon,” she added.