White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows has provided an update on President Trump’s health. According to Meadows, Trump has “mild symptoms” and is “very energetic.”
The Daily Wire reported:
White House chief of staff Mark Meadows confirmed that President Donald Trump has mild symptoms following his COVID-19 diagnosis but remains in “good spirits.”
Trump, 74, announced early Friday morning that he and first lady Melania had tested positive for COVID-19, hours after White House aid Hope Hicks was revealed to have the coronavirus. The president and his wife began quarantine immediately and are expected to miss a number of scheduled events in the coming days.
Meadows held a press briefing and gave updates on the president and the first lady on Friday morning, confirming reports that the president does have mild symptoms from the virus.
“The president and the first lady tested positive for COVID-19. They remain in good spirits. The president does have mild symptoms, and as we look to try to make sure that not only his health and safety and welfare is good, we continue to look at that for all of the American people. He continues to be not only in good spirits, but very energetic,” Meadows said.
Meadows reassured the media and America that the President is fully in charge of the White House and has tasked staff with various duties.