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Chris Christie checks himself into a hospital after testing positive for coronavirus

Follow along here for the latest about Trump’s positive coronavirus test and what the news means for the presidential campaign.

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie
Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced Saturday he was checking himself into a hospital after testing positive for the coronavirus.
(Julio Cortez / Associated Press)

President Trump was transported to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Friday evening as he suffers from symptoms of COVID-19. The White House said he’s expected to remain there for “a few days.”

Vice President Mike Pence tested negative Friday. Joe Biden, who shared a debate stage with the president on Tuesday, has also tested negative.