One of President Donald Trump’s personal valets has tested positive for coronavirus.
This development was reported by CNN on Thursday, as concerns are raised about the President’s possible exposure to the virus.
The valets are members of an elite military unit dedicated to the White House and often work very close to the President and first family.
According to a source who disclosed to CNN, Trump was upset when he was informed Wednesday that the valet had tested positive.
Meanwhile, the President has been tested again by the White House physician.
The statement was released on this development by the White House confirmed CNN’s reporting that one of the President’s staffers had tested positive. It read:
“We were recently notified by the White House Medical Unit that a member of the United States Military, who works on the White House campus, has tested positive for Coronavirus,” deputy White House press secretary Hogan Gidley said in a statement. “The President and the Vice President have since tested negative for the virus and they remain in great health.”