Jill Biden Broke Wrist; Will Wear Cast for Weeks

January 28, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2015

Jill Biden, the wife of Vice President Joe Biden, has broken her wrist.

She’s wearing a sling at the State of the Union speech because she fell last week and broke her left wrist, her office told news outlets including ABC.

Biden will wear a cast for about six weeks.

“If you’re wondering why Jill Biden has arm in sling she fell last week broke her wrist Nice coverup with lavender pashmina!” wrote Andrea Mitchell of NBC.

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