Joe Biden tests negative for coronavirus after Donald Trump debate

Joe Biden tested negative for coronavirus three days after sharing a debate stage with Donald Trump in Columbus, Ohio.

Sources close to Biden announced he did not have Covid-19 hours after Donald Trump and Melania said they had contracted coronavirus.

Biden tweeted to confirm that he and his wife Jill are fine and thanked everyone for their support.

‘I’m happy to report that Jill and I have tested negative for Covid,’ he tweeted. ‘Thank you to everyone for your messages of concern. I hope this serves as a reminder: wear a mask, keep social distance, and wash your hands.’

On Tuesday, there was the presidential debate where Biden stood several meters away from president for 90 minutes without a mask, although there was some social distance practices being followed.

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The president and first lady Melania are currently isolating after announcing their own diagnoses Friday morning.

Trump and Melania are said to be experiencing mild symptoms and working from home.

He announced his diagnosis in what is now his most liked and retweeted tweet ever.

‘Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for COVID-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately. We will get through this TOGETHER!’

Ronna McDaniel, chairwoman of the RNC, has tested positive for coronavirus. Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence and Trump’s son Barron have tested negative.

Trump has taunted Biden for not wearing a mask and staying at home in Delaware throughout the pandemic.

‘I don’t wear masks like he him,’ Trump said at the debate on Tuesday. ‘Every time you see him he’s got a mask.’

Ronna McDaniel, chairwoman of the RNC, has tested positive for coronavirus. Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence and Trump’s son Barron have tested negative.

Biden’s vice presidential nominee, Kamala Harris, has tested negative for coronavirus.

The president has downplayed the virus, even as the death toll continues to rise in the US.

There are more than seven million cases and over 207,000 Americans are dead from coronavirus.

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