GOP Representative Matt Gaetz, who came into contact with the CPAC attendee who was positive for coronavirus, has tested negative for coronavirus.
According to The Hill:
(R-Fla.) announced on Tuesday that he tested negative for the novel coronavirus after coming into contact with a person who tested positive for the infection at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).
“I’ve just been informed that my COVID-19 lab result was negative,” he tweeted.
“In an abundance of caution, I will remain under self-quarantine at the advice of medical professionals through Thursday at 2pm. I continue to feel fine and show no symptoms.”
Gaetz said he will remain under quarantine until Thursday afternoon as a precautionary measure.
After learning of contact with an infected person Gaetz sat at the back of the plane, but still flew on Air Force One with President Trump.
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