Senator Griffo announces he has COVID-19

Senator Griffo announces he has COVID-19
State Senator Joe Griffo (Source: WWNY)

WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - State Senator Joe Griffo announced on Twitter Monday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

He Republican lawmaker, who represents Oneida, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties, tweeted that he’s not experiencing any symptoms and will isolate for 10 days.

“My staff will remain available to assist constituents during this time, while I will carry out my legislative duties remotely,” he said.

Griffo added that he has received the first dose of a COVID vaccine.

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