WASHINGTON, D.C. (KETK) Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky has become the first U.S. Senator to test positive for the coronavirus.
His staff announced the test result on the senator’s twitter feed.
Though the first senator, Paul is the third member of Congress to test positive. U.S. Representatives Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., and Ben McAdams, D-Utah also have tested positive for COVID-19.