The president of Fox News and several other of its anchors and on air personalities had been suggested to quarantine after attainable publicity to COVID-19, The New York Instances reported on Sunday.
The publicity got here from an contaminated one who was on a chartered flight from Nashville to New York, the Instances reported. The aircraft was carrying Jay Wallace, the president of Fox Information Media, together with Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum, in addition to Juan Williams and Dana Perino, and all of these within the flight had been suggested of the publicity. They’d been in Nashville for the ultimate presidential debate on Thursday.
A community spokesperson wouldn’t verify particulars, and pointed to a press release to the Instances that cited the necessity to preserve non-public well being data confidential.
The Instances reported that the anchors had been anticipated to look on air from dwelling.
Fox Information, together with different networks, had been limiting in-studio appearances because the begin of the coronavirus outbreak.
After the primary presidential debate, Fox Information Sunday anchor Chris Wallace, who moderated the occasion, tested negative. He had mentioned that he would endure a check after President Donald Trump examined optimistic simply two days after the occasion. John Roberts, Fox Information’ chief White Home correspondent, additionally examined unfavourable after that occasion.
The Instances reported that Fox Information workers members had been often examined in Nashville. The Fee on Presidential Debates additionally had its personal set of necessities for testing earlier than journalists and others attending the occasion may achieve entry to the venue.