President Donald Trump told reporters on Saturday which he took a test for the Chinese coronavirus as well as which the test is usually pending evaluation.
“I also took the test last night, as well as I decided I should based on the press conference yesterday. People were asking, ‘Did I take the test?’” Trump told reporters.
Trump said which the evaluation for his coronavirus test will only take a day or two to get examined.
The president’s announcement follows after the item was revealed which Trump came in contact with at least two people who later had tested positive for the Wuhan virus.
The White House on Saturday started out testing for reporters’ temperature to prevent the virus via spreading throughout the White House.
Francesca Chambers, a White House correspondent for McClatchy, reported which “around 11:30 am a man in a suit which has a no-contact thermometer came through the White House press briefing room as well as workspaces, taking the temperature of reporters from the building.”
White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a statement on Saturday, “Out of an abundance of caution, temperature checks are at This kind of point being performed on any individuals who are in close contact with the President as well as Vice President.”