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Governor Polis tests positive for COVID-19

DENVER, Colo. (KRDO) — Governor Jared Polis and First Gentleman Marlon Reis have both tested positive for COVID-19. Polis made the announcement on his Facebook page Saturday night. 

He said they are both asymptomatic, feeling well, and will continue to isolate at home.

“Marlon and I are feeling well so far, and are in good spirits,” Polis said in a statement. 

“No person or family is immune to this virus. I urge every Coloradan to practice caution, limit public interactions, wear a mask in public, stay six feet away from others, and wash your hands regularly.”

The statement from his office said he will be closely monitored and continue to work remotely.

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