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Two days after she voted with other Democrats to pass a sweeping tax, health and climate bill, U.S. Rep. Alma Adams announced that she has tested positive for Covid-19.
In a statement Sunday, Adams said she was experiencing mild symptoms.
“I quarantined immediately following the diagnosis,” she said in the statement. “I have received four doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, so I am thankful for the protection that the vaccine provides.”
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While praising the “Inflation Reduction Act,” which passed the House on Saturday, Adams said in an earlier statement that she was disappointed that $3 billion for historically Black colleges and universities was stripped from the bill.