According to ABC News, Marine Corps Commandant Eric Smith is in stable condition after suffering a heart attack on Sunday. Lieutenant General Heckl is still acting as the Commandant of the Marine Corps.
US Senator Tuberville is reportedly intending to file a cloture to nominate Lieutenant General Mahoney as the Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps.
First update from Marines on condition of Commandant Gen. Eric Smith "He is currently listed in stable condition and is recovering in a leading hospital in our Nation’s capital."
— luis martinez (@LMartinezABC) November 1, 2023