Congressman Kustoff in quarantine after exposure to COVID-19, tests negative for virus

Congressman Kustoff in quarantine after exposure to COVID-19, tests negative for virus
Rep. David Kustoff

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Congressman David Kustoff (TN-08) is in quarantine following his exposure to COVID-19.

After taking a test Monday, results showed he does not have the virus.

He released a statement following the news:

“Today, I was informed that I was in close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19. Although I tested negative for COVID-19 yesterday, I have consulted with the Attending Physician of the United States Congress and I have been advised to self-quarantine consistent with the health guidelines,” said Kustoff. “I will continue to follow the recommendations of the Attending Physician. I will work remotely during this time for the constituents of the 8th Congressional District of Tennessee.”

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