ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – North Texas Republican Congressman Ron Wright said Thursday, Jan. 22, he has tested positive for COVID-19.North Texas Seeing Plenty Of COVID-19 Vaccine Supply With No Wait Lists
In a statement Thursday about his COVID-19 diagnosis, Rep. Wright said he’s been in quarantine since last Friday, Jan. 15 and so far is experiencing “minor symptoms.”
Here is his full statement on the matter:READ MORE: 'Nobody Should Get Away With Murder': Family Continues Search For Answers After Father Killed In Suspected Road Rage Shooting In Dallas
“This morning, I learned that I have tested positive for COVID-19 after coming in contact with an individual with the virus last week.
I have been in quarantine since Friday and will continue to quarantine until my doctors and medical professionals give me the okay to return to work.
I am experiencing minor symptoms, but overall, I feel okay and will continue working for the people of the 6th District from home this week. I encourage everyone to keep following CDC guidelines and want to thank all the medical professionals on the front lines who fight this virus head-on every single day.”MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
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