BETHESDA, Md., Nov 19 – President Joe Biden will hand over power to Deputy President Kamala Harris on Friday while undergoing anesthesia for a check-up as part of his annual body, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said on Monday. in a statement.
“The Deputy President will be based in his office in the West Wing at this time,” Psaki said.
The power of the president was transferred to the former vice president, when President George W. Bush had colonies in 2002 and 2007, and the transfer was in line with the Constitution, Psaki said.
Biden, who turns 79 on Saturday, is the oldest person to hold the presidency in American history. Although speculation was rife that he would run for re-election in 2024, he said he expected to run for a second term with Harris.