Staffers in White House, Pelosi's office test positive for coronavirus A White House staffer and an aide to Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) tested positive for the coronavirus this week, officials confirmed to The Hill on Tuesday. Senior aide to U.S. House Speaker Pelosi tests positive for COVID, official saysA senior aide to U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi tested positive for COVID-19 after contact with Texas state legislators last week, but Pelosi has had no exposure to the virus, Deputy Chief of Staff Drew Hammill said on Tuesday. White House official, Pelosi aide test positive for COVID after attending same receptionThe Pelosi staffer helped usher a delegation of Texas Democrats around the Capitol last week. White House, Pelosi staff members test positive for coronavirusThe Pelosi staffer had contact with Texas lawmakers who are in Washington to prevent passage of a voting bill. Six members of that delegation have tested positive for the coronavirus in recent days. A White House official and a Pelosi aide both tested positive for COVID-19 after attending same receptionThe White House official and the Pelosi aide were both present at a rooftop reception event at the Hotel Eaton last Wednesday, according to Axios. White House official, Pelosi aide test positive for COVID-19 after attending event togetherThe positive results come as the Delta variant of the coronavirus spreads across the country. A vaccinated aide to Pelosi tests positive after being in contact with Texas Democrats, some of whom also tested positive.The Covid vaccines in U.S. use have proven to be effective at reducing the risk of severe symptoms or hospitalization, but infections among fully vaccinated individuals are not unheard-of.