Breaking: One of US President Donald Trump’s personal staff has tested positive for Covid-19.
Update: NBC reports the person who tested positive is one of the president’s personal valets, who works in the West Wing & serves President Trump his meals, per a WH official who said the valets do not wear masks.
CNN reports a member of the US White House staff could have exposed the President to the virus.
A source told CNN that President Trump was “upset” at the news.
President Trump was being tested for the virus today.
This is someone who works closely with the President, CNN correspondent John Harwood said.
People working with Trump have been tested frequently to ensure nobody with the virus goes near the President.
The Valet is a member of the elite US military unit that serves the White House.
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