A senior aide to President-elect Joe Biden has examined constructive for COVID-19 after becoming a member of Biden for a marketing campaign journey to Georgia on Tuesday.
Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-La.) accompanied Biden to stump for 2 Georgia Democratic Senate candidates forward of a Jan. 5 runoff election.
His constructive take a look at, disclosed by Biden’s transition workplace on Thursday, follows a Wednesday constructive prognosis for a journalist on the journey.
Biden, 78, was filmed eradicating his masks to talk with folks throughout the journey. He has examined destructive for the virus. He’s not scheduled to obtain a COVID-19 vaccine till subsequent week.
Richmond is tapped to be a senior adviser to Biden within the White Home, a place at present held by Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner.