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White House physician Sean Conley said Mondayhas tested negative for Covid-19 on consecutive days, as the President heads to a crowded campaign rally in Florida.
"In response to your inquiry regarding the President's most recent COVID-19 tests, I can share with you that he has tested NEGATIVE, on consecutive days, using the Abbott BinaxNOW antigen card," Conley wrote in a memo, noting that those tests were taken "in context with additional clinical and laboratory data."
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Trump is "not infectious to others," Conley added.
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His memo comes moments after the President was seen boarding Air Force One without a mask on his way to Sanford, Florida, where he will rally a large group of supporters, many of whom are not wearing masks.
The President announced he had tested positive for coronavirus on October 1.
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