Fully vaccinated Texas Governor Greg Abbott tests positive for COVID-19

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has tested positive for COVID-19, his office announced on Tuesday. Abbott is fully vaccinated and so far is experiencing no symptoms.

“The Governor has been testing daily, and today was the first positive test result,” Abbott’s communications director Mark Miner said in a statement Tuesday afternoon. “Governor Abbott is in constant communication with his staff, agency heads, and government officials to ensure that state government continues to operate smoothly and efficiently. The Governor will isolate in the Governor’s Mansion and continue to test daily.”

“Gov. Abbott is fully vaccinated against COVID-19, in good health, and currently experiencing no symptoms,” Miner said. “Everyone that the governor has been in close contact with today has been notified. Texas first lady Cecilia Abbott tested negative.”

Gov Abbott Tweeted the following; “As you may have heard, I have Covid. Right now I have no symptoms such as fever or aches and pains. Thanks for the well wishes from around the country. I will remain engaged every day to govern the great state of Texas. God bless you all, and God bless Texas.”



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