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Wyoming governor self-quarantining after potential COVID exposure

Governor tested negative once, awaiting results of 2nd test
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Posted at 5:50 PM, Nov 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-02 19:50:16-05

Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon was potentially exposed to COVID-19 and is self-quarantining for 14 days, his office announced Monday.

Gordon was potentially exposed to a person who tested positive while at a meeting where attendees took precautionary measures, including wearing masks for the entire meeting.

Gordon took a rapid test at the Laramie County Health Department upon learning of the potential exposure, and he tested negative, according to his office.

He is awaiting a secondary test and is quarantining as a precaution until Nov. 11.