TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Florida Senate Democratic Leader Gary Farmer announced in a press release Thursday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.
"On Monday I tested negative for the virus via two different tests," said Sen. Farmer. "A few hours after that test, I learned that I had been exposed to someone in Tallahassee who had tested positive. I immediately left the Capitol and have not returned since. Yesterday I retested, and very late last night I learned that I had tested positive"
Sen. Farmer said he has no symptoms and has been quarantining at home since Monday.