阿拉巴马州共和党国会议员在一周内成为第四众议院议员,披露Covid-19诊断

共和党代表. 阿拉巴马州的迈克·罗杰斯(Mike Rogers)周四在推特上写道,他的Covid-19测试呈阳性,并出现轻度症状, the fourth member of Congress in the past week to announce a positive test for the coronavirus.

This morning I tested positive for COVID-19,Rogers wrote in the tweet. “I immediately consulted with the Office of the Attending Physician and am currently self-isolating. I am experiencing mild symptoms but otherwise I am in good spirits and looking forward to getting back to work soon.
Rogersannouncement comes a day after the United States broke records for the highest daily number of new reported coronavirus cases and the most recorded daily deaths since the start of the pandemic, 根据 COVID Tracking Project.
His announcement follows others prominent members who’ve disclosed their diagnoses over the past week including Reps. 德文·纽恩斯(Devin Nunes) and Ken Calvert, both California Republicans, and GOP Rep. Joe Wilson of South Carolina.
    The spike in coronavirus cases in the country is reflected on Capitol Hill, 以及. Rogers is the 49th member of Congress to test positive for coronavirus or for its antibodies, according to CNN’s count, which includes two members who werepresumed positivebefore tests were widely available. The count includes 11 参议员 — two Democrats, nine Republicans — 和 38 members of the House — 11 民主党人, 27 共和党人 — for a total of 13 Democrats and 36 Republicans across both chambers.
    Rogers did not speak on the House floor Wednesday, nor did he vote. 星期二, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a new rule that only members with masks on will be recognized on the floor of the House, and members can no longer remove their masks while speaking.

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