“We may go. They thought there was a problem at CDC, somebody that had the virus,” Trump said. Trump added that the person in question at the CDC has tested negative for the virus.
“They’ve tested the person very fully and it was a negative test,” Trump said. “I may be going. They’re going to see if they can turn it around with Secret Service.”
Trump’s comments contradicted guidance from a White House official just hours earlier that the leg of the trip was scrapped because Trump did not want to be a distraction at the agency.