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President Biden tests positive for COVID-19

July 21st, 2022 by WCBC Radio

President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19 Thursday morning, his office said. Biden, who is fully vaccinated and received two boosters, has "very mild symptoms" and is taking Paxlovid, press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said in a statement. Jean-Pierre said an update will be provided every day as Biden "continues to carry out the full duties of the office while in isolation" at the White House.