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Expert outlines procedure should Trump become incapacitated due to Covid-19

Dr Nigel Bowles, Senior Research Fellow at Corpus Christi College, explains what would happen if President Trump were to become incapacitated ahead of an election, after it was announced that he had contracted coronavirus. The US constitution’s 25th amendment spells out the procedures under which the president can declare himself “unable to discharge the powers and duties” of office.

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