U.S. Vice President Pence tests negative for coronavirus: office

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence rally in Kinston, North Carolina
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence rally in Kinston, North Carolina

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Mike Pence tested negative for coronavirus on Monday, his office said, after multiple senior aides tested positive for COVID-19 over the weekend.

"This morning, Vice President Pence and the Second Lady tested negative for COVID-19," Pence's office said in a statement.

(Reporting by Steve Holland; Editing by Doina Chiacu)