BOSTON (CBS) – U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch announced Friday he has tested positive for COVID-19 after a staff member in his Boston office tested positive earlier this week.
A spokesperson for Lynch said he “remains asymptomatic and feels fine.”READ MORE: 'No Job Too Small': Belmont Firefighters Rescue Ducklings From Storm Drain
Lynch had received the second dose of the Pfizer vaccine and had a negative COVID-19 test prior to attending President Joe Biden’s inauguration last week.READ MORE: 'We Need Answers': Vigil Held For Alonzo Polk Who Drowned At Dedham Graduation Party
He will self-quarantine and vote by proxy in Congress.MORE NEWS: 10-Year-Old Girl In Critical Condition After Being Pulled From Methuen Pool
On Thursday, U.S. Rep. Lori Trahan announced that she had tested positive for COVID-19.