Congresswoman-elect María Elvira Salazar tests positive for Covid-19

华盛顿州, 直流电 Florida Congresswoman-elect María Elvira Salazar said Thursday that she has tested positive for Covid-19 and will be unable to attend the congressional swearing-in ceremony at the US Capitol on Sunday.

Salazar, 共和党人, said on Twitter she was admitted to a local hospital with heart arrhythmia, commonly known as an irregular heartbeat, 在十二月 23, before being tested for Covid-19. That test came back positive, 她说.
I hope that you can forgive me as I have been unable to communicate through social media, but I was diagnosed with COVID-19. I am in quarantine at home & getting better each day. I look forward to hitting the ground running for my community, once it is medically permissible,” Salazar 发推文.
Salazar, who defeated Democratic Rep. Donna Shalala in November, left the hospital and began her quarantine process at home once she was instable condition,” 她说.
    I am incredibly thankful to the tireless front-line medical workers in our community, who help so many people combating the pandemic. I am in quarantine at home and getting better each day. I look forward to hitting the ground running for my community once it is medically permissible,” Salazar said.
    Salazar’s diagnosis comes as December sets records as the deadliest month 自大流行开始以来.
    星期二, Louisiana Congressman-elect Luke Letkow 死了 after being diagnosed with Covid-19. The Republican was 41.
      本月初, 一个 number of other GOP lawmakers tested positive for the virusincluding Alabama Rep. Mike Rogers, California Reps. Devin Nunes and Ken Calvert, and South Carolina Rep. Joe Wilsonjoining the several dozen members of Congress who have tested positive for the virus or its antibodies.
      Wisconsin Democratic 代表. 格温·摩尔 said Monday that she had tested positive for the virus.

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