Andrew Giuliani, son of President Donald Trump’s special assistant and Trump’s campaign lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said Friday, a day after attending a crowded press conference where his father and other campaign lawyers were not wearing masks, he tested positive for the coronavirus.
“I am experiencing mild symptoms and I follow all appropriate protocols, including being in quarantine and contact tracking,” said young Giuliani in a tweet describing the Covid-19 positive test.
This morning, I tested positive for COVID-19. I am experiencing mild symptoms, and am following all appropriate protocols, including being in quarantine and conducting contact tracing.
— Andrew H. Giuliani (@AndrewHGiuliani) November 20, 2020
Ellis said in a tweet posted later Friday that Rudy Giuliani and Jenna Ellis, another top lawyer on the Trump campaign team, had tested negative for coronairus.
“The entire legal team will continue to follow our doctors’ advice and protocols,” Ellis wrote.
Mayor @RudyGiuliani and I have both tested negative for COVID-19.
The entire legal team will continue to follow the advice and protocols of our doctors.
— Jenna Ellis (@JennaEllisEsq) November 20, 2020
Andrew Giuliani works as a sports liaison officer in the White House with an annual salary of $ 95,000, according to government document.
Twitter profile, “Currently serving the American people as Special Assistant to President Donald J. Trump until January 20, 2025.”
A campaign official told NBC News that Andrew wore a mask while in the audience of his father-led press conference at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington, former Mayor of New York on Thursday.
During this nearly two-hour event, Rudy Giuliani and other lawyers of the Trump campaign spoke at length without wearing masks, as they claimed widespread vote fraud was cheating Democrat Joe Biden’s presidential election.
The Trump campaign and its allies were unable to persuade any judges of such fraud in many court cases, and Biden’s campaign exploded what he called groundless allegations.
During the press conference, Rudy Giuliani was sweating heavily, his hair dye dripping down his cheeks prominently.
Rudy Giuliani did not immediately respond to the request for comment.
More than three dozen people affiliated with the White House, including the president himself, his wife Melania Trump, his sons Barron, press secretary Kayleigh McEnany and campaign chief Bill Stepien, and events there in recent months have been positive for Covid-19.