Sacramento, California (AP) – Two children of Government Gavin Newsom have tested positive for the corona virus and their family adheres to the “all COVID protocol”, their office announced Friday.
A statement from the governor’s office’s spokesman, Erin Mellon, said: “Newsomes continue to support the use of masks for people who have been vaccinated indoors and to advocate for a vaccine to prevent this epidemic. “
The brief statement said Newsom, his wife Jennifer Sable Newsom and their two other children have since tested negative for COVID-19 but did not provide any other details, including their appearance. of the.
All four of the governor’s children are under the age of 12, when children are allowed to be vaccinated under federal law.
The announcement comes just days after Newsome thwarted an attempt to recall it, partly due to the Cove 19 epidemic that shut down most of the state for more than a year. Memories gained momentum when Newsom was caught at a lobbyist’s birthday party in November at a filthy Valley restaurant – exposed and at a large party that violated its social distance orders.
However, according to preliminary results, Newsom received about 64% of the vote in Tuesday’s election.
Republicans running to replace Newsom opposed the masking and vaccine mandate, but Newsom doubled down on them, arguing that opponents of the GOP would threaten significant efforts to slow the spread of the virus. It is a matter of life and death.