Five people vice president Mike Pension a related party has been infected with the corona. With the Pence Personnel Manager Marc Shortilla was found infected on Saturday, writes New York Times.
Short is now in quarantine and he “helps keep track of contacts,” says Pence’s office.
Pence has been in close contact with his HR manager in recent days, but Pence plans to continue campaigning.
Attempts were made to conceal the infections
Senior Political Adviser at Pence Marty fruit received a positive corona result on Wednesday, writes Bloomberg.
Three other members of Pence’s staff have also been infected with the corona. According to the New York Times, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows tried to keep infections secret, writes New York Times.
The coronavirus has been widespread among White House staff since September. President Donald Trump became ill with the disease, as did his wife Melania and a whole host of presidential staff.
– The Vice President has not been infected with the corona. Both Mike Pence and Mrs. Pence received a negative test result on Saturday, the vice president’s office said.