Lewandowski said he is fine and will stay home as a precaution.
Lewandowski played down the possibility of contracting the virus at an election night party, and told CNN that he might have caught it while he was in Philadelphia.
Trump’s White House has largely ignored federal public health guidelines, which recommend social distancing, wearing masks, and avoiding public gatherings. Instead, the White House has hosted large official internal and external events, generally ignoring social distancing and sometimes bringing in diplomats and supporters from around the world.
All guests were expected to receive a rapid test for Covid-19 and a bracelet for testing, a familiar source told CNN before the party.
The election night party came about a month after the president was diagnosed with the coronavirus.
The president spent three nights in the hospital recovering from the virus and receiving oxygen on several occasions. He attributed his recovery to experimental body treatments not widely available.
Keen to get back on the campaign trail, Trump began holding back-to-back rallies in the days and weeks after his recovery. But en route, his campaign team generally ignored the request for masks and social distancing in attendance.
Trump’s diagnosis came days after another event in the White House in which public health precautions appeared to have been ignored.
The attendees sat shoulder to shoulder and the majority of the audience ignored the use of the mask.