U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley has been tested for COVID-19 and is awaiting results, a spokesperson said Wednesday night.
The spokesperson, Lina Francis said Pressley "sought professional medical treatment out of an abundance of caution" after experiencing flu-like symptoms.
Rep. Pressley posted the following statement on Twitter:
hanks for the well wishes all. At home in Boston with my family getting some rest and awaiting #COVIDー19 test results.
Sending our continued gratitude to all of the healthcare workers on the frontlines of this fight in Massachusetts.