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Positive COVID cases affect multiple members of Governor Hogan's staff

Governor Hogan
Posted at 10:10 PM, Aug 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-25 11:58:35-04

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — According to Deputy Communications Director for Governor Hogan's office, Kata Hall, positive COVID cases have affected three members of the governor’s staff.

A fourth staff member who received a positive rapid antigen test received a negative confirmatory PCR test.

All those affected are feeling fine, said Hall.

She added all protocols have been followed and contact tracing is underway.

Out of an abundance of caution, both the governor and lieutenant governor received COVID tests, which came back negative.

All members of the governor’s staff are fully vaccinated.