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Congressman
Mario Diaz-Balart revealed Wednesday that he has COVID-19

Diaz-Balart
said he’s been self-quarantining in Washington, DC, since Friday

He
hasn’t returned home to Florida because of his wife’s pre-existing
conditions

Congressman
Ben McAdams also revealed Wednesday that he has coronavirus

Both
congressmen were in Washington, DC, over the weekend to pass
legislation that will help families during the coronavirus outbreak

Two
members of the US House of Representatives, Mario Diaz-Balart of
Florida and Ben McAdams of Utah, said on Wednesday they have tested
positive for the coronavirus, becoming the first members of Congress
known to have contracted the respiratory illness. Diaz-Balart, 58,
was the first to share on Twitter that he recently received his test
results after developing symptoms of the disease. The congressman
said in a statement that he has been self-quarantining in Washington,
DC, since Friday. He said he has not returned home to Florida because
his wife’s pre-existing conditions put her at exceptionally high
risk.

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