Alex Wong / Getty ImagesFirst lady Melania Trump speaks during a roundtable on sickle cell disease in the State Dining Room of the White House on Sept. 14, 2020, in Washington, D.C. (Alex Wong / Getty Images)
On Wednesday, first lady Melania Trump announced that Barron Trump had tested positive for COVID-19.
Nearly two weeks ago on Oct. 1, President Donald Trump and the first lady announced they had both tested positive for the disease. The positive tests for the president and the first lady came just hours after the White House announced that senior aide Hope Hicks had come down with the virus after traveling with the president several times in the prior week.
Now, it appears that the president’s son had contracted the virus as well.
In a White House statement published Wednesday, Melania Trump explained what contracting the disease was like and how it affected