The 75-year-old lawmaker announced she had tested positive after she and other members of Congress were kept in a secret location during last week’s insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
A New Jersey congresswoman says she has tested positive for COVID-19 and believes she was exposed when the U.S. Capitol was on lockdown. Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman says a number of House members did not wear masks while in protective isolation. https://t.co/1USlfK3HIQ
— The Associated Press (@AP) January 11, 2021
Asked what she would say to the maskless lawmakers in the room, Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman said, “I’ve been put in a vulnerable position because of their arrogance, disrespect, and disregard.” https://t.co/hT4CYfoCUX
— The Daily Beast (@thedailybeast) January 11, 2021