Sen. Rand Paul Kept Working for Six Days after Virus Test

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul says he was tested for the novel coronavirus, but continued working at the Capitol because he had no symptoms of the illness and believed it was "highly unlikely" he was sick.

  • Published 23 March 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul says he was tested a week ago for the novel coronavirus, but continued working at the Capitol because he had no symptoms of the illness and believed it was "highly unlikely" he was sick. Paul also said he did not have direct contact with anyone who tested positive for the virus or was sick. Paul announced Sunday that he had tested positive for the virus, becoming the first… Read at AP News