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John Fetterman has been hospitalized for depression for five weeks. His staff says he’ll be back soon.

A five-week hospital stay is considered somewhat long for inpatient depression care. But Fetterman’s team has said they aren’t rushing the senator’s return. Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman speaks in front of supporters at an October rally in Philadelphia. He's been hospitalized and receiving treatment for depression since Feb. 15.

Our Question is “what does Soon mean.”


Five weeks after Sen. John Fetterman’s hospitalization for clinical depression, his staff says the stay is coming to an end soon, though no certain timeline was offered for his return.

“John will be out soon,” spokesperson Joe Calvello said. “Over a week but soon. Recovery is going really well. We have an amazing team at Walter Reed.”