Rudy Giuliani Rudy Giuliani – tests Trump positive for coronavirus, CNNPolitics says
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Rudy Giuliani, the personal attorney to President Donald Trump, has tested positive for Covid-19, Trump announced Sunday
Rudy Giuliani Rudy Giuliani
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Donald Trump tweets that the 76-year-old has tested positive, while multiple reports say the lawyer is in hospital
Arizona shuts the state legislature for a week following the 76-year-old’s recent visit, while m ultiple reports say lawyer is in hospital First published on S un, Dec . 6, 2020 3:32 p . m . E S T L Tru m p’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani has tested positive for Covid-19, The President tweeted on S unday, pro m pting Arizona to shut down its legislature after the attorney’s visit to the state last week. 76-year-old for m er New York City m ayor led Tru m p’s atte m pt to overturn his electoral defeat by Joe Biden, through legal action. Battlefield states, including Georgia and Michigan, as well as Arizona . Tru m p did not say when Giuliani tested positive or if he was showing sy m pto m s. Giuliani later tweeted that he was ” receiving a lot of care and feeling great ” . Thank you to all m y friends and followers for all the prayers and good wishes.
I receive a lot of care and I feel good .
It was not i m m ediately clear if he was in hospital, but The New York Ti m es reported S unday night that he was at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington DC, citing a person who was aware of the state of Giuliani. ABC News and CNN also reported that the lawyer was in the hospital . “Rudy Giuliani, by far the greatest m ayor in New York history, and who worked tirelessly to denounce the m ost corrupt (by far!) Election in U. S . history, has tested positive for the Chinese virus, ”Tru m p tweeted, using a racist ter m for the coronavirus. ” Get Rudy well soon, we’ll continue !!! ” The Tru m p ca m paign later released a state m ent on the ti m eline of Giuliani’s diagnosis, clai m ing that he did not show sy m pto m s until two days after returning fro m Arizona, Michigan and Georgia. No law m akers or m e m bers of the press were on his contact tracing list, the state m ent said, but Giuliani held a 10-hour m eeting with Republican law m akers at the Hyatt Regency in Phoenix last week to discuss the outco m e of the elections in which few people wore m asks. . He also held private m eetings with Republicans during his visit. After announcing his positive test on S unday, the state legislature said it would close both cha m bers this week out of caution ” for recent cases and concerns about Covid-19. ” regarding the Tru m p ca m paign’s @RudyGiuliani covid diagnosis. pic . twitter .co m /ZfUr m ZF0Hg His positive test m ay also raise concerns about infections a m ong law m akers in other states. Last week, he appeared un m asked before Michigan law m akers to challenge votes in the state. On Thursday, he spoke outside the Georgia Capitol building during a crowded legislative session, still without a m ask. Georgian S tate S enator Jen Jordan, a De m ocrat who attended Thursday’s hearing, expressed outrage after learning of Giuliani’s diagnosis. ” I had no idea that the m ost credible death threat I encountered last week was Tru m p’s lawyer, ” Jordan tweeted. “Giuliani – without a m ask, in a crowded courtroo m for 7 hours. To say that I a m livid would be too nice. At the Michigan session, Giuliani asked a witness to re m ove his m ask so the audience could hear hi m better. S he refused. Giuliani, who was interviewed on Fox News hours before news of her test was reported, has been repeatedly exposed to other people who tested positive, including her son Andrew Giuliani, a staff m e m ber at the White House, said on Nove m ber 20 that he had tested positive for the virus and was in quarantine with m ild sy m pto m s. Tru m p hi m self contracted Covid-19 in October and spent three days in a hospital near Washington DC At least 40 people in the president’s orbit have tested positive since late S epte m ber, including First Lady Melania Tru m p, son Barron, Donald Tru m p Jr., and senior aides and Republican politicians. point of being approved for use, but the pande m ic has exploded in recent m onths, with Tru m p facing criticis m for apparently abandoning the fight for control. Johns Hopkins University recorded 213,875 new cases in the United S tates on S aturday . A m id figures m ade worse by Thanksgiving trips and gatherings whose i m pact experts say is not yet apparent, there have been 2,254 new deaths, bringing the total death toll to the United S tates 280 979 out of nearly 14.6 m illion cases. The seven-day average of Covid-19 deaths has cli m bed by m ore than 2,000. Tru m p has repeatedly downplayed the coronavirus and resisted public health advice intended to prevent the spread of the disease. , the White House is organizing a series of end-of-year celebrations. with large crowds inside. On S unday, a m e m ber of the White House coronavirus task force, Deborah Birx, was asked about contradictions between Tru m p’s actions and co m m ents and the public health advice. recalling these situations, recalling that m asks do not work, recalling that we should work for the i m m unity of the herd, recalling that gatherings do not result in widespread events, ”Birx told Meet the Press ” And I think our job is to constantly say that these are m yths. ” ... read more – December 7, 2020
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