George Mason University is working with the Virginia Health Department to contact trace potential cases of coronavirus after the state’s governor tested positive for COVID-19 days after visiting the school.
VIRGINIA GOV. RALPH NORTHAN AND WIFE TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS
Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday that he and his wife tested positive after someone working in their household developed symptoms then subsequently tested positive for coronavirus on Wednesday.
“The university was informed today that Governor Ralph Northam and First Lady Pamela Northam have tested positive for COVID, shortly after the Governor attended an event this week on our Fairfax campus,” the university said in a statement to Fox News on Friday.
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