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Minnesota Gov Tim Walz To Self-Quarantine

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Mary Margaret Olohan Social Issues Reporter
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The governor of Minnesota announced Monday that he will self-quarantine after being exposed to coronavirus.

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said in a Monday tweet that he will stay isolated after coming in contact with someone who has the virus. (RELATED: ‘I Have Not Heard Of This Person’: Chinese Ambassador Claims Ignorance In Disappearance Of Chinese Journalist)

“After learning I had contact with someone who has COVID-19, I plan to lead by example and work from home,” the governor tweeted. “I currently have no symptoms and will continue working tirelessly to combat the spread of COVID-19.”

Walz was reportedly informed of his contact with the diseased person Monday morning and has not left his home since then.

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