Senator Ted Cruz to self-quarantine after coronavirus interaction

Posted at 7:52 PM, Mar 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-09 08:23:49-04

Senator Ted Cruz of Texas says he will self-quarantine after interacting with a person who has tested positive for Covid-19. That interaction happened at the CPAC or Conservative Political Action Conference, 10 days ago.

In a tweet on Sunday night, Cruz wrote that he will self-quarantine in at his home in Texas this week. He says he is not showing any symptoms of the virus and he taking action out of an "abundance of caution."

You can read his full remarks in his tweet: