SC senator tests good, credits vaccine

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham introduced Monday that he has tested beneficial for COVID-19 after currently being vaccinated for the virus.

In a assertion issued by his office environment, Graham mentioned he started encountering flu-like signs and symptoms on Saturday evening. In an email sent on Monday afternoon, he claimed he went to a doctor Monday morning and “was just educated” of his beneficial check consequence.

“I come to feel like I have a sinus infection and at existing time I have moderate indications,” Graham explained. “I will be quarantining for ten times.

“I am extremely glad I was vaccinated due to the fact with out vaccination I am specific I would not sense as perfectly as I do now. My signs would be far worse.”

Graham and other senators collected on a houseboat Saturday night time

Sen. Lindsey Graham

Graham, 66, is a Republican from Seneca who is serving his fourth phrase in the Senate.

He attended a gathering Saturday evening hosted by U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, in accordance to Kevin Bishop, a spokesman for Graham.

The celebration took place on Manchin’s houseboat, which serves as his Washington, D.C., house, NBC Information documented. Many other senators had been at the accumulating, in accordance to media experiences.