The White House said Monday that Vice President Kamala Harris received a test for the Chinese coronavirus after meeting with Texas Democrats last week who later tested positive for it.
“First I would say I think the vice president’s office put out that she was tested. And that there is no detection of Covid-19 [Chinese coronavirus],” White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters during the White House press briefing who asked about the vice president’s health.
Psaki’s assertion about Harris getting tested, however, contradicted a statement from the Vice President’s office on Saturday that there was “no need” for Harris or her staff to get tested.
The vice president’s office did not respond to a request from Breitbart News to confirm that Harris was tested for the virus after meeting with Texas Democrats.
Harris met Tuesday with the group of Texas Democrats who fled the state to