Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for coronavirus
November 20, 2020. Summarized by summa-bot.
Donald Trump, Jr. looks on upon arrival at General Mitchell International Airport, with US President Donald Trump, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on July 12, 2019. - Trump will be in Milwaukee to visit an aerospace company and attend a fundraiser. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)
Donald Trump Jr., President Donald Trump's eldest son, has tested positive for the coronavirus, a spokesman told CNN on Friday.
(CNN)Donald Trump Jr. , President Donald Trump's eldest son, has tested positive for the coronavirus, a spokesman told CNN on Friday.
"Don tested positive at the start of the week and has been quarantining out at his cabin since the result," the spokesman said.
Bloomberg was first to report Trump Jr. 's positive result.
Trump Jr. becomes the latest figure close to the President to test positive for Covid-19.
In addition to himself, first lady Melania Trump, his youngest son Barron, his chief of staff Mark Meadows and a number of other top aides both in his campaign and in the White House have tested positive in recent months.
Trump Jr. 's girlfriend, Kimberly Guilfoyle, also tested positive for the virus over the summer as the duo campaigned for Trump throughout the country.