Feinstein gets pacemaker, misses 2nd day of Sessions hearings

WASHINGTON — Sen. Dianne Feinstein had a “voluntary” and “nonemergency” medical procedure to install a pacemaker Tuesday night, her office said Wednesday.

The California Democrat was working at home Wednesday, aides said, and missed the second day of the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearings on the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., to be U.S. attorney general.

The decision to install the pacemaker, her office said, “was made after consulting with her doctor and was undertaken out of an abundance of caution.”

Feinstein opened the Democratic opposition to Sessions on Tuesday with a methodical...
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