According to CBS, Congressman Stephen Lynch, a Democrat from Massachusetts, who completed the second dose of Pfizer vaccine earlier this month, announced his diagnosis of COVID-19 on January 29.
Lynch’s spokesman Molly Ross Tapey said that a staff member of Lynch’s office first diagnosed COVID-19, and Lynch was subsequently diagnosed.” Rep.
Lynch has been vaccinated with a second dose of Pfizer and has also been negative in his coronavirus test before attending President Biden’s inauguration.
While Lynch is currently asymptomatic and feels good, he will self-quarantine and vote by proxy in next week’s session of Congress.”
In addition, Massachusetts congresswoman Lori Trahan also announced on January 28 that she had been diagnosed with COVID-19.
Trahan said in a statement on Twitter: “I’m lucky that I’m asymptomatic at the moment, and I immediately began self-isolation.”