Did you sense a chill running up your spine at approximately 7:16am EDT this morning? Maybe a sudden heaviness weighed on your shoulders? Or a dark cloud seemed to hover over your mind? Did it suddenly lift about two hours later?
Well, here is the explanation:
Bush Reclaims Power After Colonoscopy
By DEB RIECHMANN, Associated Press Writer
CAMP DAVID, Md. (AP) - President Bush transferred the powers of his office to Vice President Dick Cheney for more than two hours Saturday while under sedation for a colon cancer screening. ...
At 7:16 a.m. EDT, Bush invoked the disability clause and transferred his authority to Cheney. The vice president was at his home on the Chesapeake Bay in St. Michaels, Md., about 30 miles east of Washington.
Bush reclaimed his presidential powers and duties at 9:21 a.m. EDT. ...
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