Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert, identified for strolling across the U.S. Capitol and not using a masks, has examined optimistic for the coronavirus, in accordance with GOP aides.
The White Home notified Home GOP leaders Wednesday morning that Mr. Gohmert, who had been anticipated to journey with President Trump to Texas, had examined optimistic for Covid-19, the illness brought on by the coronavirus.
Mr. Gohmert’s workplace didn’t reply to requests for remark. The White Home declined to remark.
Mr. Gohmert has walked across the Capitol with out sporting a masks, together with throughout components of Tuesday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing with Lawyer Common William Barr. Mr. Gohmert was seen walking behind Mr. Barr in a Capitol hallway. Neither males have been sporting masks on the time.