6 Staffers Setting Up for Trump Rally Test Positive for COVID-19
Campaign officials say everyone who is attending the rally will be given temperature checks before they pass through security
- Published 20 June 2020
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s campaign says six staff members helping set up for his Saturday night rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma, have tested positive for coronavirus. The campaign’s communications director, Tim Murtaugh, said in a statement that “quarantine procedures” were immediately initiated and no staff member who tested positive would attend the event. He said no one who had immediate contact with those staffers would attend, either. Murtaugh said campaign staff members are tested…