Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., tweeted that he had spoken with Trump and that he “sounded well,” while Trump campaign manager Bill Stepien, who himself has tested positive for the virus, said that he had also spoken with Trump, saying: “He sounds great. He’s energized.”
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s medical team said Sunday in a press conference that Trump’s conditions were improving after multiple “episodes” over the weekend and he was placed on a steroid therapy typically used with more severe Covid-19 cases.
“Since we spoke last, the president has continued to improve. As with any illness, there are frequent ups and downs over the course particularly when a patient is so closely watched,” said Dr. Sean Conley, a White House physician.
Dr. Sean Dooley said that Trump has remained without a fever since Friday morning and that his vital signs are stable. Trump could be discharged from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center as soon as Monday, the doctors said.
Trump’s doctors said that the president was on dexamethasone, the steroid used for the sickest Covid-19 patients. The medical team said the president took his first dose of the drug on Saturday and