Moments after he arrived at the summit site for his historic meeting, President Trump sent a tweet announcing that chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow has suffered a heart attack.
“Our Great Larry Kudlow, who has been working so hard on trade and the economy, has just suffered a heart attack. He is now in Walter Reed Medical Center,” Trump tweeted.
10:31 p.m. ET:The White House later said Kudlow is in good condition after suffering a “very mild heart attack.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said “his doctors expect he will make a full and speedy recovery.”
Kudlow was not traveling with the President in Singapore, but he had just returned to the US from the G7 summit in Canada, where trade tensions dominated the atmosphere.
Here’s Trump’s tweet:
This post has been updated with new details about Kudlow’s heart attack.