However Lee, who edited a collection of essays entitled The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump, acknowledges that this "will really look like a coup, and while we are trying to prevent violence, we don't wish to incite it through, say, an insurrection". I went from VERY successful businessman, to top T.V. Star to President of the United States (on my first try). Before departing Washington for his Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida, he will make the 11km trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda just north of DC.
Lee said, "Under stress he has shown that he goes into attack mode and seems to resort to violence at times of feeling threatened or feeling powerless in some way".
Meanwhile, the president also addressed his latest call with South Korean President Moon Jae-In, who Mr. Trump says, was thankful for the role the US played in the talks between North Korea and South Korea this week over the North's participation in the Winter Olympics.
In particular, he compared himself to Ronald Reagan, who faced questions about his mental health during his presidency.
The legislation comes a week after Trump responded to claims made in author Michael Wolff's new book "Fire and Fury", which raises questions about the President's mental stability.
The claims drew an angry reaction from the president, his aides and supporters. "Actually, it was reported as incredibly good, and my performance - some of them called it a performance; I consider it work - but got great reviews by everybody other than two networks who were phenomenal for about two hours", Trump said in front of the cameras.
Yesterday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters the examination will be conducted by the presidential physician Ronnie Jackson. The official report from Mr Obama's last check-up in February 2016 includes data on his blood pressure and body mass index, and indicates that his vision, hearing, cardiac health and cholesterol levels were all checked.
In advance, the 71-year-old president has pushed back vigorously against suggestions he's mentally unfit, declaring himself "a very stable genius".
Trump does not smoke or drink alcohol.
The president's doctor will no doubt welcome these facts but is likely to be quite concerned about his patient's eating habits.
The Trump administration is turning its focus to mental health for veterans this week.
The four major food groups on his campaign plane were according to a book, co-authored by former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, said to be McDonald's, Kentucky Fried Chicken, pizza and Diet Coke. The plane was also well stocked with biscuits, crisps and pretzels.