Christie had checked himself into Morristown Medical Center on Oct. 3 as a precautionary measure due to his history of asthma.READ MORE: New Jersey Officials Warn Storm Will Bring Dangerous Mix Of Snow, Freezing Rain And Strong Winds
Christie announced he tested positive days after President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for the coronavirus.
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I am happy to let you know that this morning I was released from Morristown Medical Center. I want to thank the extraordinary doctors & nurses who cared for me for the last week. Thanks to my family & friends for their prayers. I will have more to say about all of this next week.
— Governor Christie (@GovChristie) October 10, 2020
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