State Senator Jake Corman tests positive for COVID-19

Pennsylvania
Jake Corman COVID-19

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BELLEFONTE, Pa. (WHTM) — State Senator Jake Corman tested positive for COVID-19. The Senate President Pro Tempore from Bellefonte says he is fully vaccinated, but in an overabundance of caution has been routinely tested during the pandemic.

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Corman says his symptoms are mild and will continue working from home while he quarantines.

The positive test comes just a day before Corman was expected to hold a large event to launch his gubernatorial campaign. A campaign official now says the event is canceled.

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