Kamala Harris will spend the weekend on lockdown after two staffers in her “orbit” tested positive for coronavirus, according to CNN.
The outlet reports that two staffers — “a flight crew member and Harris’ communications director, Liz Allen” — both tested positive for the virus yesterday, effectively forcing the Biden presidential campaign to cancel Harris’ appearances through Sunday, even though a campaign spokesperson says that neither staffer had close contact with either Harris or Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden.
“After being with Senator Harris, both individuals attended personal, non-campaign events in the past week. Under our campaign’s strict health protocols, both individuals had to be tested before returning to their work with the campaign from these personal events,” the spokesperson told media Thursday morning.
The closest Harris came to either individual was a flight that took place following the Vice Presidential debate last week. “During the flight, Senator Harris wore an N95 mask, as did both individuals. She was