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 WarrenNYT editorial board endorses Warren, Klobuchar for Democratic nomination for president Trump rails against impeachment in speech to Texas farmers Biden breaks away from 2020 pack in South Carolina MORE’s (D-Mass.) campaign team sent dinner and cookies to Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersNYT editorial board endorses Warren, Klobuchar for Democratic nomination for president Trump rails against impeachment in speech to Texas farmers Biden breaks away from 2020 pack in South Carolina 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.