“I am constantly involved in orienting new members and preparing our office to serve residents of Florida’s 26th Congressional District from Westchester to Key West until I can resume my normal work schedule. I am extremely grateful to all the incredible healthcare workers who are tirelessly dedicated to their patients.”
Prior to the reversal of the South Florida House chair earlier this month, Republican Gimenez was mayor of Miami-Dade County. He defeated Democrat Debbie Mucarsel-Powell.
His diagnosis follows a growing number of legislatures of parties and congressional chambers that announced a positive outcome.
Republican Georgian MP Rick Allen and Nevada Democrat MP Nevada announced separately on Wednesday that they had infected the virus.
The country’s death toll has now exceeded 264,000 since the outbreak began. And nearly 60,000 more people could die in the next three weeks, according to a joint forecast by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released this week.
Several state reports dated November 22 and received by CNN present a critical assessment by the task force, stating that Americans “need a significant change in behavior,” encouraging state and local officials to take proactive steps toward these goals. in order to.
CNN’s Ray Sanchez and Christina Maxouris contributed to the report.