Trump confirms Pence's press secretary has tested positive for coronavirus
At a luncheon with GOP lawmakers, President Trump confirmed that Vice Presdient Pence's press secretary Katie Miller had tested positive for coronavirus. This comes just one day after the president's own staffer tested positive. Politico's Daniel Lippman joins CBSN to discuss.
Two additional White House advance personnel have tested positive for coronavirus after attending the Tulsa rally. Trump Campaign Communications Manager says, "These staff members attended the rally but were wearing masks during the entire event. Upon the positive tests, the campaign immediately activated established quarantine and contact tracing protocols." Aired on 06/22/2020. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, a top candidate to be presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's running mate, tells CNN's Chris Cuomo about her testing positive for coronavirus. Jair Bolsonaro, the president of Brazil, has tested positive for coronavirus.
Bolsonaro has repeatedly down played the severity of the virus calling it "a little flu" and when asked what he would say to Brazilians who have suffered from the pandemic, he said death is "everyone's destiny." Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announced that he has tested positive for coronavirus. NBC News' Bill Neely has details. Aired on 7/7/2020.