Rudy Giuliani, private lawyer of US President Donald Trump, seems on throughout an look earlier than the Michigan Home 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 examined constructive for the coronavirus, Trump introduced on Sunday.
“@RudyGiuliani, by far the best mayor within the historical past of NYC, and who has been working tirelessly exposing essentially the most corrupt election (by far!) within the historical past of the USA, has examined constructive for the China Virus. Get higher quickly Rudy, we are going to keep on!!!” Trump wrote in a tweet.
Giuliani, 76, is in a high-risk group for Covid-19. It is unclear whether or not or not Giuliani has signs. Giuliani’s staff didn’t instantly reply to CNBC’s request for remark.
The previous New York Metropolis mayor was in Atlanta on Thursday to attend a state Senate Judiciary subcommittee listening to on election safety. He has led Trump’s authorized struggle 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 examined constructive for the virus.
Giuliani is the most recent individual within the president’s internal circle to contract Covid-19. No less than 52 folks linked to the White Home have examined constructive in latest 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 latest days arguing allegations of voter fraud, whereas failing to provide any proof in authorized instances.