President Trump issuing this video message before being flown from White House to Walter Reed as he is treated for Covid-19.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 2, 2020
In the video, the President appears to be in good condition, saying “I’m going to Walter Reed Hospital. I hope I’m doing well. We’re going to make sure things work out. The First Lady is doing very well.” With that the President thank supporters for their well wishes.
This was the scene as President Trump departed the White House:
Here's the video of Trump leaving the White House and boarding Marine One to head to Walter Reed hospital. He did not talk to reporters. pic.twitter.com/w31L1uSxSq
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) October 2, 2020
This was the scene as the President took off from the White House aboard Marine One:
President Donald Trump was taken by helicopter to Walter Reed Military Medical Center just now and will spend the “next few days” there, the White House said after Trump announced earlier in the day that he had tested positive for #Covid19 https://t.co/MYpNKnDepR pic.twitter.com/tWUN6jPVCA
— POLITICO (@politico) October 2, 2020
President Trump says he plans to work from offices at Walter Reed. For now, all live campaign events have been postponed. The Biden campaign also pulling its negative ads.