Louisiana GOP Rep-Elect Moved To ICU With COVID

The Hill reports:

Rep.-elect Luke Letlow (R-La.), who was hospitalized for COVID-19 on Saturday, has been transferred to an intensive care unit (ICU) in Louisiana, a spokesperson for Letlow confirmed to The Hill on Wednesday.

He is receiving the antiviral medication remdesivir and steroids to help combat the virus, according to G.E. Ghali, chancellor of the Shreveport Academic Medical Center.

Letlow tested positive for the coronavirus on Friday and was admitted to St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe, La., the following day.