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Two White House cafeterias have been closed after worker tested positive for Covid-19
Eisenhower Executive Office Building - Washington, DC, USA.
Eisenhower Executive Office Building - Washington, DC, USA. Credit: Daderot (Creative Commons CC0 Waiver)

After a worker tested positive for Covid-19, two White House cafeterias have been closed. The cafeterias, located at the New Executive Office Building and the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, will reportedly stay closed for two weeks. According to an internal White House, email contact tracing concluded that no further staffers were exposed.

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WH chief of staff Mark Meadows feeds staffers information to catch suspected leakers
Official portrait of Rep. Mark Meadows
Official portrait of Rep. Mark Meadows Credit: US Government / Public domain

According to a report by Axios, White House chief of staff Mark Meadows has told several staffers that he had fed suspected leakers with "nuggets of information" to see if they would forward it to the media. Axios reports that Meadows has only caught one person so far, who leaked minor information.