President Donald Trump announced early this morning both he and the First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for COVID-19 and will quarantine at the White House.
Dr. Sean P. Conley, the president’s physician, also confirmed Trump and the first lady’s positive COVID-19 tests.
“I received confirmation that both President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the SARS-coV-2- virus (COVID-19),” Conley said. “The President and First Lady are both well at this time, and they plan to remain at home within the White House during their convalescence.”
He added: “Rest assured I expected the President to continue carrying out his duties without disruption while recovering.”
Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence early today tweeted, offering prayers for the president and first lady.