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Donald Trump COVID-19 diagnosis: What happens if US President is too sick to work – 7NEWS.com.au

America has a specific set of rules that would be enacted if President Donald Trump can no longer perform his duties.

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Like two US presidents before him, Donald Trump could temporarily hand over power to his vice president should he become incapacitated, for example, while undergoing a medical procedure as treatment for the coronavirus.
Trump said on Friday that he and his wife Melania had tested positive for COVID-19 and were going into quarantine to begin the recovery process immediately.
Under Section 3 of the US Constitutions 25th Amendment, adopted in 1967 following the 1963 assassination of President Joh…

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