President Trump and first lady test positive for the coronavirus
They are both now in quarantine.
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for COVID-19, according to a tweet from the president.
Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 2, 2020
As too many Americans have done this year, @potus & I are quarantining at home after testing positive for COVID-19. We are feeling good & I have postponed all upcoming engagements. Please be sure you are staying safe & we will all get through this together.
— Melania Trump (@FLOTUS) October 2, 2020
The news comes shortly after it was revealed that one of the president’s closest advisers, Hope Hicks had tested positive