Texas Governor Greg Abbott, 63, has tested positive for COVID-19, the governor’s office announced in a release on
“Governor Greg Abbott today tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The governor has been testing daily, and today was the first positive test result. Governor Abbott is in constant communication with his staff, agency heads, and government officials to ensure that state government continues to operate smoothly and efficiently. The governor will isolate in the Governor’s Mansion and continue to test daily. Governor Abbott is receiving regeneron’s monoclonal antibody treatment.”
The release also said Abbott is vaccinated against COVID-19 and isn’t currently experiencing any symptoms, according to Miner.