- Not less than seven individuals who attended an occasion on Saturday the place President Donald Trump introduced his Supreme Court docket decide have now examined optimistic for COVID-19.
- Trump introduced that he examined optimistic for the virus on Friday.
- Not less than 150 folks attended the occasion on Saturday.
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President Donald Trump introduced Choose Amy Coney Barrett as his Supreme Court docket nominee on Saturday at an occasion with 150 attendees.
Virtually every week afterward Friday, Trump examined optimistic for COVID-19. Now the occasion has come underneath some scrutiny, as no less than seven attendees have examined optimistic for the virus this week.
It is unclear if the Rose Backyard gathering was a super-spreader occasion, or how or when those that contracted COVID-19 acquired the virus — whether or not on the occasion or elsewhere.
Listed here are all of the distinguished attendees who’ve examined optimistic for the virus:
Barrett examined damaging on Friday however had the coronavirus this summer.
Extra folks within the president’s inner circle who interacted with him the week previous to his analysis additionally examined optimistic. White Home aide Hope Hicks, Republican Nationwide Committee chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, and marketing campaign supervisor Invoice Stepien are additionally amongst those that have examined optimistic for COVID-19.