Rudy Giuliani, private lawyer of US President Donald Trump, seems to be on throughout an look earlier than the Michigan House Oversight Committee in Lansing, Michigan on December 2, 2020. – The president’s attorneys, led by Rudy Giuliani, have made quite a few allegations of election fraud.
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President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani has tested positive for the coronavirus, Trump introduced on Sunday.
“@RudyGiuliani, by far the greatest mayor in the history of NYC, and who has been working tirelessly exposing the most corrupt election (by far!) in the history of the USA, has tested positive for the China Virus. Get better soon Rudy, we will carry on!!!” Trump wrote in a tweet.
Giuliani, 76, is in a high-risk group for Covid-19. It’s unclear whether or not or not Giuliani has signs. Giuliani’s group didn’t instantly reply to CNBC’s request for remark.
The former New York City mayor was in Atlanta on Thursday to attend a state Senate Judiciary subcommittee listening to on election safety. He has led Trump’s authorized combat to undo Joe Biden’s projected win in November, claiming with out proof widespread voter fraud.
Giuliani’s analysis comes roughly two weeks after his son Andrew Giuliani, who serves as a particular assistant to Trump, additionally tested positive for the virus.
Giuliani is the newest particular person within the president’s internal circle to contract Covid-19. At least 52 individuals related to the White House have tested positive in current months, together with Trump, his chief of workers and several other senior advisors.
The lawyer’s analysis additionally disrupts Trump’s efforts to overturn the election. Giuliani traveled to a number of battleground states in current days arguing allegations of voter fraud, whereas failing to supply any proof in authorized instances.