Press Secretary: VP Pence tests negative for COVID-19

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Vice President Mike Pence speaks on the third day of the Republican National Convention at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Baltimore, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

(KRON) — Vice President Mike Pence has tested negative for COVID-19.

VP Press Secretary statement:

“As has been routine for months, Vice President Pence is tested for COVID-19 every day. This morning, Vice President Pence and the Second Lady tested negative for COVID-19. Vice President Pence remains in good health and wishes the Trumps well in their recovery.”

After it was confirmed that the President and First Lady tested positive for COVID-19, Pence tweeted a statement in support of the Trumps.

Pence’s wife, Karen, has also tested negative as of Friday morning.

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