MIAMI, FL. (THECOUNT) — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) has tested positive for COVID-19 and is experiencing symptoms, a statement from her office announced on Sunday evening.
The news comes just days after the New York Democrat was seen in Miami, partying maskless at a crowded bar, reports TheBlaze.
The statement announced that Ocasio-Cortez is recovering at home.
“Representative Ocasio-Cortez has received a positive test result for COVID-19. She is experiencing symptoms and recovering at home,” the statement said. “The Congresswoman received her booster shot this fall, and encourages everyone to get their booster and follow all CDC guidance.”
— Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@RepAOC) January 9, 2022