3 Texas House Democrats test positive for COVID-19 in D.C

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WASHINGTON D.C. (KTRK) -- As of Saturday morning, 3 Texas House Democrats, who hap to beryllium afloat vaccinated, tested affirmative for COVID-19 portion successful Washington, D.C., according to a connection from the Texas Hose Democratic Caucus.

The archetypal subordinate tested affirmative for the microorganism connected Friday nighttime and instantly informed the caucus, according to representatives from the organization.

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Other members of the caucus took accelerated COVID-19 tests and were antagonistic for the virus.

The adjacent morning, the 2 different members tested positive.

"The House Democratic Caucus is pursuing each CDC guidance and protocols. This is simply a sober reminder that COVID is inactive with us, and though vaccinations connection tremendous protection, we inactive indispensable instrumentality indispensable precautions," Chris Turner, the House Democratic Caucus Chairman, said successful a statement. "We are successful interaction with nationalist wellness experts successful Texas to supply further guidance. Our caucus volition travel each recommendations from nationalist wellness experts arsenic we proceed our work."

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The Democratic Caucus has asked others to respect the privateness of the members who person been affected.

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