Jared Polis will remain in isolation and continue working remotely.
The Governor of the State of Colorado, Jared Polis, became infected with the novel coronavirus. This is stated in a statement published on Saturday on its official website.
As noted in the document, the Polis’s test for COVID-19 “showed a positive result.” He has no symptoms of infection. The Governor will be isolated and will continue to work remotely. The statement clarifies that the spouse of the Polis, Marlon Reis, was also infected.
Previously, the governors of several American states were infected. These include Wyoming, Virginia, Missouri, Nevada, and Oklahoma.
According to Johns Hopkins University, which calculates data based on information from international organizations, Federal and local authorities, more than 13.2 million cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in the United States. More than 266 thousand people have died. The country ranks first in the world in both indicators.