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NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
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Trump tested positive for Covid before Biden debate, sources say


According to a report by The Guardian, former President Trump’s chief of staff Mark Meadows reveals in his upcoming book that Trump tested positive for Covid-19 three days before his first debate against then-candidate Joe Biden. Trump then received a negative result from a separate test hours later. Three sources familiar with the matter confirmed that timeline to NBC News. 

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