WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Andrew Giuliani, a White House aide and son of President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, said on Friday he had tested positive for COVID-19

“This morning I tested positive for COVID-19,” said on Twitter young Giuliani, who joined Trump’s White House Office of Public Liaison and Intergovernmental Affairs in 2017 “I am experiencing mild symptoms and I am following all appropriate protocols including quarantine and contact tracing”

Andrew attended his father’s press conference Thursday at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington, according to multiple reports Elder Giuliani and other Trump campaign lawyers spoke without a mask from an indoor podium, in front of an audience of dozens

Jenna Ellis, another Trump lawyer who spoke at the press conference, said on Twitter Friday that she and Elder Giuliani “both tested negative for COVID-19”

“The entire legal team will continue to follow the advice and protocols of our doctors,” Ellis wrote

Several White House staff have tested positive for the disease in recent weeks, including Chief of Staff Mark Meadows, while six members of Congress have tested positive this week

At least four other people working at the White House, in addition to Andrew, have contracted the disease in recent days, The New York Times reported on Friday afternoon.

Trump’s son Donald Trump Jr also tested positive for the disease, his spokesman said Friday evening

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