WASHINGTON

Neal Dunn from the state of Florida became the sixth member of the U.S. Congress to contract the coronavirus, according to his office Thursday.

The congressman was tested after feeling sick Monday and visited an emergency room out of an abundance of caution, his office said in a statement, according to the Pensacola News Journal website.

“After meeting CDC criteria, he was tested for COVID-19 and has received notice that the results came back positive,” read the statement, referring to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

“Congressman Dunn is feeling great and currently quarantining himself at home per

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