NC Governor Cooper Tests Positive For Covid-19


North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has just tested positive for Covid-19.

An official press release from the governor’s office notes that Cooper is currently experiencing mild symptoms, and has begun taking Paxlovid, an oral antiviral pill to treat Covid.

“I’m feeling fine. Thanks to vaccinations and boosters, my symptoms are very mild,” said Governor Cooper. “I’m eager to get to work this week and I’m already doing it from home through phone calls and video conferencing.”