BREAKING NEWS: Joe Biden FINALLY tests for COVID seven days after he was re-infected by virus, forcing president to spent 13 days in isolation
- The president tested negative for the virus on Saturday, White House physician Kevin O’Connor announced
- Biden initially tested positive for COVID on July 21, took Paxlovid to treat his condition, and tested negative on July 27
- But he then suffered a rebound on July 30 after another positive COVID test result
- He says he is in good health and has conducted engagements during his 13 day isolation in the White House
Joe Biden has finally tested negative for COVID, seven days after suffering a rebound infection from the virus.
The president, 79, received a negative antigen test result Saturday, White House physician Kevin C. O’ Connor said in a letter published Saturday.
Biden first tested positive for COVID July 21. He took Paxlovid anti-viral treatment for the condition, and tested negative on July 27.
But he suffered a rebound on July 30, with another positive test result.
The president spent a total of 13 days isolating in the White House – including seven during his most recent re-infection, before Saturday’s negative test.
He has continued to conduct official business and says his symptoms were mild.
President Joe Biden’s ‘loose cough’ has returned as he continues to test positive for COVID-19, according to White House physician Dr Kevin O’Connor
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