Lt. Governor Susan Bysiewicz is self-isolating after a member of her staff tested positive for the coronavirus.
Contact tracing was underway, and all members Bysiewicz’s staff who had been in close contact with the unidentified staffer will self-isolate, said her chief of staff, Adam Joseph.
Bysiewicz tested negative Thursday and will work remotely while self-isolating, Joseph said.
This is the first known case of coronavirus within her office. The staffer who tested positive has not exhibited any symptoms and is at home in quarantine.