Rep. Matt Cartwright Tests Positive For COVID-19


The number of congressional Democrats testing positive for the coronavirus in recent days has grown to four, with a list that includes Rep. Matt Cartwright of Pennsylvania.

‘He tested positive on Saturday,’ his Communications Director Colleen Eagen Gerrity told Times News Online. She said Cartwright, who represents an area that includes Scranton, had received two vaccine shots. It was not known if he had received a booster shot.

He is quarantining at home after experiencing flu-like symptoms.

The full statement can be viewed here.