CNN 5 Oct 2020

White House press secretary tests positive for Covid-19


White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany announced she has tested positive for coronavirus on Monday morning. CNN's Sanjay Gupta explains how the virus may be spreading around White House.

In addition to Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany, former adviser Kellyanne Conway and the president's debate adviser Chris Christie also tested positive. This comes as one White House official says staffers feel left in the dark about confirmed cases.
White House senior advisor Stephen Miller is the latest top aide to test positive, as President Trump continues to be treated for COVID-19. CBS News White House correspondent Ben Tracy joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano to discuss the impact of the outbreak.
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said on Monday she tested positive for #Covid-19, adding that she would begin quarantining and that the White House medical unit does not list any members of the press as close contacts. FRANCE 24's Kethevane Gorjestani tells us more.
The White House press secretary, Kayleigh McEnany, released a statement on Twitter that she has tested positive for Covid-19 after "testing negatively consistently" since Thursday. Her statement notes she had "no knowledge" of Hope Hicks' diagnosis prior to holding the White House briefing. Aired on 10/05/2020.

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