Guilfoyle tested positive for the novel coronavirus after traveling to South Dakota ahead of Trump's July 4th weekend event at Mount Rushmore. KimberlyGuilfoyle speaks at a Make America Great Again campaign rally on June 20 in Tulsa, Oklahoman Manatee/Getty”I accept this as a blessing from God so that I can understand what other people are going through and those who have lost loved ones,” Guilfoyle added.
“I know personally that the President is doing everything he possibly can for all American families and to usher along a vaccine while balancing the safe reopening of America,” she said. The campaign official's remarks came as the U.S.is seeing a surge in new infections from the novel coronavirus, while the country remains to have the highest number of cases and deaths of any nation.
She was previously married to California's Governor Gavin Newsom, a Democrat who has often clashed publicly with the president, when he was mayor of San Francisco. She’d traveled to South Dakota with Trump’s eldest son to attend an Independence Day celebration held at the Mount Rushmore National Memorial.
The Times, citing a person familiar with Guilfoyle ’s condition, said neither she nor Trump Jr. traveled to South Dakota aboard Air Force One. The couple did not meet up with Trump’s entourage, the source added, and planned to drive back to the East Coast after receiving her diagnosis.
Donald Trump Jr.'s girlfriend, KimberlyGuilfoyle, has recovered after she tested positive for COVID-19 -19 last month and will be hosting fundraising events in the Hampton's. A source close to Trump Jr. said the couple only stayed for about an hour and it was an outdoor event held on the building's rooftop.
A top official with the Trump Victory Finance Committee, which she heads, told CNN that she was immediately isolated when they learned that she tested positive for the virus. “After testing positive, Kimberly was immediately isolated to limit any exposure,” committee chief-of-staff Sergio For said.
The same day, a local newspaper reported that various Republican officials were self-isolating after crossing paths with her before she knew she was infected. Two other Republican politicians, Troy Downing and Matt Glendale, were also avoiding public and got tested after being exposed at that event, according to the Daily Chronicle.
I feel good thanks be to God,"”she tweeted on Saturday, "“nd look forward to a speedy rrecovery, soI can resume working to re-elect @realDonaldTrump."” Citing a source, The New York Times reported that Guilfoyle tested positive on Friday ahead the president's speech that night at Mount Rushmore for a Fourth of July celebration.
Don Jr. tested negative, said For, chief of staff to the campaign's joint finance committee with the Republican Party. Guilfoyle, who is dating Donald Trump Jr., shared photos on Instagram Wednesday from a virtual fundraising event that the couple hosted on Tuesday.
“Great team effort by all involved with a special thank you to the 300k American supporters and donors who contributed and participated,” she continued, adding that the campaign event raised $20 million. PEOPLE confirmed on July 3 that Guilfoyle, a former Fox News host, tested positive for the contagious respiratory virus.
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PEOPLE have partnered with GoFundMe to raise money for the COVID-19 -19 Relief Fund, a GoFundMe.org fundraiser to support everything from frontline responders to families in need, as well as organizations helping communities. Coronavirus Guilfoyle reportedly learned of the diagnosis in South Dakota ahead of the Mount Rushmore July Fourth event attended by President Trump.
The New York Times reports Guilfoyle traveled to South Dakota with Trump Jr., who tested negative. Sergio For, chief of staff to the Trump campaign’s finance committee, says Guilfoyle was immediately isolated after the positive result to limit exposure.
He says she will be retested to confirm the diagnosis because she isn’t showing any symptoms of COVID-19 -19, the disease the virus causes. Guilfoyle and Trump Jr. will drive home instead of flying, reported ABC News, citing a source.
All rights reserved) KimberlyGuilfoyle, the girlfriend of President Donald Trump's oldest son, has contracted the coronavirus. Sergio For, chief of staff to the Trump campaign’s finance committee, said Guilfoyle was immediately isolated after the positive result to limit exposure.
He said she will be retested to confirm the diagnosis because she isn’t showing any symptoms of COVID-19 -19, the disease the virus causes. KimberlyGuilfoyle, Trump 2020 Campaign senior adviser, tested positive for the coronavirus.
Sergio For, chief of staff of the Trump Victory Finance Committee, released a statement on the positive test. She’s doing well, and will be retested to ensure the diagnosis is correct since she’s asymptomatic, but as a precaution will cancel all upcoming events,” For said.
“Donald Trump Jr. was tested negative but as a precaution is also self-isolating and is canceling all public events,” For said. A source also told the New York Times that she and Donald Jr. never met up with the President’s immediate circle.
The former Fox News host and Donald Jr., 42, traveled to attend President Trump’s speech at Mount Rushmore. “We told those folks that have concerns that they can stay home, but those who want to come and join us, we’ll be giving out free face masks, if they choose to wear one.
KimberlyGuilfoyle, the girlfriend of President Donald Trump’s oldest son and a top campaign official, tested positive for COVID-19 -19 ahead of the Fourth of July event at Mount Rushmore. Guilfoyle, 51, tested positive ahead of the South Dakota event but her boyfriend Donald Trump Jr., 42, did not, a source familiar told DailyMail.com.
The two, who had been in Montana, traveled to South Dakota with plans to watch the fireworks display and listen to the president speak during the Independence Day celebration. She and Don Jr. never met up Trump’s team and, out of caution, will drive back from South Dakota all the way to the East Coast.
KimberlyGuilfoyle posted to Instagram a photo of herself, Lara Trump and White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany at the rally in Tulsa with caption: It was great to get back out on the campaign trail over the weekend with @realdonaldtrump and our amazing team. In May, both Vice President Mike Pence’s communications director Katie Miller and a Navy valet who served Trump his food tested positive for the virus.
Don Jr and Kimberly Guilfoyle were in Montana ahead of the Mount Rushmore event, according to this Instagram photo posted by former NFL safety Jack Brewer, a prominent Trump supporter Masks were not required at the Make America Great Again rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma and were not at the Fourth of July event, where several people in the audience of 7,500 were seen without them.
At one point, footage appeared to show Trump (center) giving a ‘low five’ to a golfing companion without sterilizing his hands At one point, video footage appeared to show Trump giving one golfing companion a ‘low five’ without sterilizing his hands.
Supporters didn’t wear masks to attend Friday night’s event with the president and first lady at Mount Rushmore in South Dakota amid the coronavirus outbreak First daughter Tiffany Trump and boyfriend Michael Boules traveled to Mount Rushmore with the family.
Trump’s allusion to Mount Rushmore’s staying power was a preview of the speech he plans to deliver that will focus on condemning protesters who want to ‘tear down’ the nation’s history. As the coronavirus crisis has continued to loom, the president has leaned into culture war themes, including the preservation of Confederate monuments, which have come under assault in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death and the subsequent ‘Black Lives Matter’ protests.
Dr. Anthony Fauci was asked about Trump’s trip to South Dakota on Wednesday, and while he didn’t criticize it directly, he suggested it wasn’t smart to go. ‘Avoid crowds, wear a mask, keep physical distance,’ the doctor continued during an Instagram Q&A with former CNN White House Correspondent Jessica Yelling.
Protesters also gathered ahead of President Trump’s visit, including those representing different local tribes But one former park official said that the event will ‘endanger public safety’ and it will be ‘extremely difficult’ to evacuate crowds in case of an emergency.