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Sen. Ron Johnson becomes latest member of Congress to test positive for COVID-19

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Ron Johnson was the third GOP senator to announce a positive COVID-19 test since Friday. Others were Sens. Mike Lee, R-Utah, and Thom Tillis, R-N.C.
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In the third such announcement since Friday, Sen. Ron Johnson on Saturday announced that he had tested positive for COVID-19. According to Business Insider, Sen. Johnson is the third Republican senator to announce a positive result for the disease. Johnson's office said the senator returned to...

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