NEW: Va Gov. Northam, First Lady test positive for coronavirus
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and First Lady Pamela Northam have tested positive for COVID-19.
A statement from the Governor’s office says a member of Northam’s staff developed symptoms and subsequently tested positive for the virus.
Gov. Northam and the First Lady were both tested yesterday and received positive coronavirus tests. State officials say Gov. Northam is experiencing no symptoms while the first Lady is experiencing mild symptoms.
Both will isolate for the next 10 days and evaluate their symptoms. Northam will fulfill his Governor duties from the Executive Mansion.
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