It's official: Senator Rand Paul has become the first U.S. Senator to test positive for COVID-19.
Fortunately, it is being reported that the senator is doing well and is only experiencing mild symptoms.
He was tested because he was traveling extensively and interacting with a lot of people. The test was cautionary, but it turns out that he tested positive for the novel coronavirus.
The senator says that he was not aware that anyone he interacted with had the virus.
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Senator Paul is currently in self-quarantine.
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