In response, the White House issued a new schedule for Friday.
By REUTERS, JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Octobber 2, 2020
US President Donald Trump announced that he has tested positive for the coronavirus on Friday morning.
Making the announcement via Twitter, Trump added that he and his wife would both be quarantined.
The White House issued a new schedule for Trump’s activities on Friday that did not include his planned trip to Florida. Trump has held regular rallies around the country to drum up enthusiasm for his candidacy against Democratic rival Joe Biden, who is ahead in national opinion polls.
The first lady, Melania Trump, also took to Twitter to comment, mentioning that she and her husband were both “feeling good.”
The British government have wished the couple well.