Two Oregon congressmen test positive for COVID-19


PORTLAND (AP) — Two Oregon congressmen have tested positive for COVID-19.

Rep. Peter DeFazio, 74, tweeted on Thursday he has tested positive for the virus.

In addition, KOIN-TV reports that Rep. Earl Blumenauer said on Friday he has tested positive for COVID-19.

The congressmen are two of several lawmakers that have announced positive test results and are isolating, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who tested positive for COVID-19, a day after appearing unmasked at a White House event with President Joe Biden.


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