Florida officers and sheriffs take a look at constructive for COVID-19 after occasion with DeSantis

DeSantis strongly implied however didn’t say outright that he had not too long ago had a destructive take a look at. “I’m examined recurrently, and I don’t have or haven’t had any signs,” he stated. “The variety of occasions I’ve been examined has been fairly important, and I’ve had my temperature checked most likely 100 occasions in the previous couple of months.”

Florida Legal professional Common Ashley Moody and incoming state Home Speaker Chris Sprowls additionally attended the sheriffs assembly. Organizers of the occasion stated strict social distancing procedures had been noticed, and it’s not identified whether or not the individuals who have since examined constructive had been contaminated there or elsewhere.

Florida’s new cases are trending down after several disastrous weeks, however the state nonetheless had 245 deaths reported Tuesday (although stories can come days and even weeks after the dying occurred). The state’s constructive take a look at charge has been over 10% on all however two days over the previous two weeks.