Boca Raton Democrat Ted Deutch said he had decided to do so when his son returned from Spain – one of the global bases for the outbreak of coronavirus – with symptoms.
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Boca Raton Congressman Ted Deutch said Thursday he was in quarantine.
The Democrat said he had decided to do so when his son returned from Spain – one of the global bases for the outbreak of coronavirus – with symptoms.
Deutch said she had no symptoms, but proceeded cautiously.
Miami Republican Mario Diaz-Balart remains in quarantine after proving positive for the disease. US Senator Rick Scott ended his self-isolation period this week. Scott’s spokesman said the senator was not tested for COVID-19 because he never showed symptoms.
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