Supporters of President Donald Trump who attended a high-dollar fundraiser in New Jersey this week have started hearing from state health officials trying to trace exposures tied to the White House’s coronavirus outbreak.
Charlie Kolean, a Dallas, Texas, supporter who posed for a photo Thursday with Trump inside the president’s Bedminster country club, said he received an email Sunday.
“The Somerset County Health Department and the New Jersey Department of Health understand that you attended an event… at which time you may have potentially been exposed to COVID-19,” said the email, which was obtained by ABC News.
The outreach comes after Trump tested positive for COVID-19 and questions continue to mount about just how far the virus has spread in the White House. The New Jersey Department of Health confirmed Sunday the Republican National Committee had given them a list of over 200 attendees, and that they had a contact