President Trump And Melania tested positive for COVID-19
Hours after White House aide Hope Hicks reportedly tested positive for COVID-19, President Donald Trump told the public that both he and First Lady Melania Trump had also tested positive for the virus, as determined by a test administered on Thursday.
This was followed by White resident Sean Conley saying he’d “received confirmation” of that news, adding that the couple “plan to stay reception within the White House during their convalescence.
As of press time, no further details are disclosed about either the president or the first lady’s fitness.
Reports suggest Trump has been subjected to a rigorous COVID-19 testing regimen throughout 2020, and White House spokesperson Kayleigh McEnany claimed in July that the president is tested “multiple times a day” for the virus.
Should Trump’s first positive result have emerged specifically on Thursday,