Chris Christie weighs in on Trump’s interactions before COVID diagnosis

The former New Jersey governor and ABC News contributor talks about the last time he saw the president, precautions Trump took and who else he had close contact with.
1:51 | 10/02/20

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Transcript for Chris Christie weighs in on Trump’s interactions before COVID diagnosis
Christie, former governor of new Jersey, close adviser to the we were just talking about this after the Dakota on Wednesday. You were part of the president's debate prep. You met with him through the weekend. Talk about your contacts with the president. What precautions you took. Do you know whether you have covid right now? Well, George, I was at the white house from Saturday afternoon through lunchtime on Tuesday on and off during those days. I was tested every day that I went to the white house. The last test I took was on Tuesday morning and I was negative. And we -- you know, I'm going to go and get a test this morning to see if that has changed. I feel fine. I don't feel any symptoms at this time. And obviously I hope it remains that way. Governor, you were part of the debate prep. What can you tell us about the were folks wearing masks? Were you wearing a mask? Was Rudy Giuliani wearing a mask when you were working with the president. No, no one was wearing masks in the room when we were prepping. The president during that period of time and we were -- the group was about five or six people in total. And, Chris, you have been in close contt with hope hicks as well as the president. Did you notice any symptoms around the president? No, I didn't, George. Nor with hope. When I left on Tuesday about 1:00 I left on Tuesday afternoon, to head back up to New York to be part of our coverage, hope seemed completely fine. And as did the president so, no, I didn't notice any symptoms from either of them or anybody else that I interacted with at the white house. Chris Christie, thanks very much.

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