Florida Republican Rep. Is 1st Member of Congress to Test Positive for Coronavirus

KNX 1070
March 18, 2020 - 7:37 pm

Florida Republican Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart is the first member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus.

He wrote a message on Twitter saying "I'm feeling much better. However, it's important that everyone take this seriously and follow @CDCgov  guidelines in order to avoid getting sick & mitigate the spread of this virus. We must continue to work together to emerge stronger as a country during these trying times."

The death toll from the virus has surpassed 100 people in the United States.

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