U.S. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas tests positive for COVID-19

Cornyn says he will work remotely while quarantining

Houston Newsmakers: US Sen. John Cornyn takes heat to stand his ground

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn of Texas has tested positive for COVID-19.

“After dodging it for 2+ years I’ve tested positive for COVID-19,” the Republican said Monday on Twitter.

Cornyn said he feels fine and will work remotely during his recovery.

The lawmaker said he is fully vaccinated and boosted.

About the Author:

David Ibañez has been managing editor of KSAT.com since the website's launch in October 2000.