Vice President Pence and Karen Pence both test negative this morning
Amanda Golden2h ago / 2:43 PM UTCBoth Vice President Mike Pence and his wife, Karen Pence, have been tested again this morning for the coronavirus and received negative test results, a White House official told NBC News.Jane C. Timm 2h ago / 2:42 PM UTCMcConnell refuses to say if he’s been tested recentlySenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell refused to say Friday whether he’s recently been tested for the coronavirus, despite a growing number of positive tests in the White House and among Republicans.”Have I ever been tested? Yes,” McConnell told reporters who asked repeatedly. “I’m not gonna answer questions about when. We are following the guidelines that we were given by the CDC.”McConnell spoke at the Georgetown Community Hospital in Georgetown, Kentucky, touring the facility he’d helped secure federal funding for through the CARES Act.The Republican leader also said he had not met recently with the president, first lady or other people who have recently tested positive for the coronavirus.Rebecca Shabad2h ago / 2:39 PM UTCHow three GOP senators recovering from the coronavirus could potentially delay Barrett’s confirmationWith three Republican senators testing positive for Covid-19, the confirmation vote for Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett could be delayed this month.Sens.