CBS News reports:
U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler is quarantining after receiving mixed results from recent coronavirus tests, a day after she campaigned with Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Senator David Perdue in the state’s hotly contested twin Senate races.
The Georgia Republican took two rapid COVID tests on Friday morning that came back negative, a spokesperson for her campaign said in a statement Saturday night. She received another test Friday evening and the results came back positive, the statement said. Loeffler tested again Saturday morning and the results were inconclusive.
Loeffler appeared at a campaign event with Pence and Perdue in Georgia on Friday. She has held several rallies in recent weeks with crowds packed into close quarters and many audience members not wearing masks.
Georgia Sen. Kelly Loeffler tests positive for Covid, but says she is undergoing further testing. Loeffler was maskless with Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. David Perdue during campaign events on Friday. https://t.co/vDZAI1z3fG #KellyLoeffler #MikePence #Georgia
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