New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie fields questions at a wide-ranging information convention, March 3, 2016 on the Statehouse in Trenton, New Jersey.
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“I’m joyful to let that this morning I used to be launched from Morristown Medical Center. I wish to thank the extraordinary docs & nurses who cared for me for the final week,” Christie wrote in a tweet. “Thanks to my household & pals for his or her prayers. I’ll have extra to say about all of this subsequent week.”
Christie was hospitalized for every week battling the virus. When Christie first checked into the hospital, he mentioned it was an vital precautionary measure due to his historical past of bronchial asthma.
Doctors gave Christie the anti-viral drug remdesivir, in line with CNN, the identical therapy that President Donald Trump was supplied when hospitalized with Covid-19 on the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.
Christie is amongst a number of senior Republicans near Trump who’ve contracted the virus.
Before Trump introduced he had examined constructive for the coronavirus, Christie helped the president put together for the presidential debate towards Democratic nominee Joe Biden. Christie had additionally attended Trump’s Supreme Court nomination announcement on the White House on Saturday, Sept. 26.