Wisconsin Senator Tests Positive for Covid-19

(Washington DC) U.S. Senator Ron Johnson has tested positive for COVID-19. The Wisconsin Senator joins Senators Mike Lee of Utah and Thom Tillis of North Carolina in testing positive. His spokesperson says Johnson was “exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID-19 on September 14. He stayed in quarantine for 14 days without developing symptoms and tested negative twice during that time.” Johnson then returned to Washington D.C. and was exposed again sometime after Tuesday. The statement says “Senator Johnson feels healthy and is not experiencing symptoms. He will remain isolated until given the all-clear by his doctor. Most staff in senator’s Washington office have been working remotely. The office will go all-virtual for the immediate future.”