Elizabeth Warren has been confirmed to have a Govt-19 infection
The Massachusetts Democrat, who was vaccinated and encouraged, said he was experiencing mild symptoms. Warren was on the Senate floor last week before leaving for a room break.
“I’m usually getting tested for Govt & earlier this week when I tested negative, today I tested positive with a breakthrough case. , “She tweeted. “As cases increase across the country, I urge everyone who has not already done so to get the vaccine and booster as soon as possible – together, we can save lives.”
As the epidemic enters its third year, the United States is now facing a corona virus again: the country averaged 126,967 new cases a day as of Saturday – more than 70,000 new cases, according to Johns Hopkins University data. Per day in early November.
“It’s going to take responsibility,” Fauci, the nation’s top epidemiologist, told CNN’s State of the Union on Sunday about the Omigran variant, urging Americans to get vaccinated and their booster shots. “And be careful of everything else you do: wear a mask when you travel in your crowded indoor settings.”
According to the World Health Organization, Omigron cases double every 1.5 to 3 days with documented spread. In the United States, it is expected to become a “dominant strain” in the coming weeks, Rochelle Walensky, director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Friday.
The story was updated on Sunday with additional information.