With barely a month to go, the campaign has been upended by President Trump’s announcement that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested positive for the coronavirus.
The US President made this Known via his twitter handle @realdonalfTrump
“Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!”Due to this development, a fundraiser in Washington and a rally in Florida were scrapped, and Trump plans to remain in quarantine at the White House.
Meanwhile, Vice President Pence and his wife have tested negative.
However, Democratic Presidential nominee, Joe Biden wished Trump and his wife a “swift recovery” in a morning tweet.
As of Thursday night, he planned to campaign in Michigan on Friday, while his running mate, Kamala D. Harris, is scheduled to appear in Nevada, another battleground state