Rep. Raúl Grijalva (D-Ariz.) on Saturday introduced he’s the newest member of Congress to check optimistic for COVID-19. The 72-year-old congressman, who stated he at the moment has no signs and feels effective, had been isolating after coming into contact with Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), who examined optimistic for the coronavirus earlier this week.
Grijalva didn’t name Gohmert out by identify, however stated that this week has revealed the results of the actions of Republican lawmakers who’ve gone to work on the Capitol with out sporting a masks and taking the virus significantly, one thing which Gohmert has been accused of all through the pandemic.
Grijalva added: “Numerous Republican members routinely strut around the Capitol without a mask to selfishly make a political statement at the expense of their colleagues, staff, and their families.” pic.twitter.com/BJM72gRYbj
— Manu Raju (@mkraju) August 1, 2020