Sen. Chris Murphy Tests Positive for COVID-19

NBC Connecticut

Senator Chris Murphy has tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday.

In a tweet, Murphy said after feeling mild symptoms overnight, he tested positive for COVID on Tuesday morning.

Murphy said he's done the contact tracing and has let people know.

"It's a bummer, but i'm sure if I wasn't fully vaccinated, I would be feeling a lot worse. So remember to get your booster!" he said in a tweet.

In the latest numbers released by the state on Monday, Connecticut's 7-day rolling COVID-19 positivity rate was at 7.81%.

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