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President Trump tests negative for Coronavirus

President Donald Trump
Posted at 4:34 PM, Mar 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-14 19:50:16-04

President Trump has tested negative for the coronavirus, the Associated Press reports.

At a briefing at the White House Saturday, President Trump announced that he was tested for COVID-19.

The tests were sent to a lab and returned negative Saturday evening, the Associated Press reports.

Trump was exposed to two people who tested positive for COVID-19 recently. One exposure occurred at the Conservative Political Action Conference. The other was at an event with Brazilian President Jair Bolsinaro, according to the Associated Press.