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COVID-19 hits close to home as top White House aides test positive


Days after a top aide to Vice President Mike Pence tested positive for COVID-19, the White House is now requiring staffers in the West Wing wear face coverings or masks. Several months into the pandemic, workers close to the president will now be following the same guidance given to the public. But President Donald Trump still declines to wear a mask, and some commentators say that reveals a lot.