Louisiana AG Sits Out Meeting With Pence After Testing Positive For COVID

The coronavirus is no respecter of persons. After the Louisiana attorney general announced that he had tested positive for the coronavirus, he wisely decided to sit out a planned meeting with Vice President Mike Pence.

“Out of an overabundance of caution with the vice president coming to our state, I was tested for cornavirus [sic],” Attorney General Jeff Landry said in an email, according to Fox News. “Though experiencing no symptoms, I tested positive for COVID-19.”

As Fox reports, Pence is visiting Louisiana to help assure residents that they will have what they need to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

The vice president wrote in a tweet Tuesday:

To read more about Pence’s visit and Landry’s experience with the coronavirus, click here.

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