Sen. Lindsey Graham tests positive for COVID-19 despite being vaccinated
WASHINGTON - Sen. Lindsey Graham announced on Monday that he will quarantine for 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19, despite being fully vaccinated.
Graham posted a health update on his Twitter account saying that he was informed by the House physician of his positive test result for the novel coronavirus.
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He said he feels like he has a sinus infection and is experiencing mild symptoms.
Graham said he was thankful that he is vaccinated. He explained that he started to experience flu-like symptoms on Saturday and went visited his doctor Monday morning.
"I am very glad I was vaccinated because without vaccination I am certain I would not feel as well as I do now," Graham wrote on Twitter. "My symptoms would be far worse."
This story was reported from Los Angeles.