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: LIST: These Towns Are Still Mostly In The Dark From Nor'easter Power Outages
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: Crane Topples Onto Home In Worcester, Causing Extensive Damage
He will self-quarantine and vote by proxy in Congress.MORE NEWS: Cape Cod Marathon Canceled Due To 'Severe' Damage From Nor'easter
On Thursday, U.S. Rep. Lori Trahan announced that she had tested positive for COVID-19.