Congressman Bill Huizenga Tests Positive for COVID-19
Congressman Bill Huizenga says he has tested positive for COVID-19.
Huizenga announced the positive result on Twitter Wednesday afternoon.
In the tweet, Rep. Huizenga said he was supposed to appear with Vice President Mike Pence at a campaign rally in Grand Rapids Wednesday afternoon, but prior to the rally, he took a rapid test that came back positive for COVID-19.
Earlier today, I was expected to appear with the Vice President. While taking part in offsite testing protocols, I took a rapid test that came back positive for COVID-19. I am awaiting the results of a PCR test and I am self isolating until I have confirmed results.
— Rep. Bill Huizenga (@RepHuizenga) October 14, 2020
Huizenga says he is awaiting results of a PCR test to confirm, and will be self-isolating until then.