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Vaccinated W.House official tests positive for Covid: spokeswoman

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Washington (AFP) – A vaccinated White House official has tested positive for Covid-19, a spokeswoman said Tuesday, adding that the person had not had contact with President Joe Biden or other top-level staff. “I want to confirm that yesterday a fully vaccinated White House official tested positive for Covid-19 off campus,” Biden’s press secretary Jen Psaki said at a briefing, adding that the official, who has not been identified, had mild symptoms. She said that in accordance with “rigorous” protocols, the official is staying away from the White House pending more testing, and that contact tra…

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