BALTIMORE (AP) — Wes Moore, a Democratic candidate for governor of Maryland, announced Monday that he has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus.
Moore, 43, who is seeking the Democratic party’s nomination, revealed on Twitter that he is infected but asymptomatic.READ MORE: Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Fire Amid Thunderstorm In Baltimore's Riverside Neighborhood
“I’m isolating and working from home and eager to be back on the campaign trail ASAP,” Moore wrote.READ MORE: Fourth Of July Fireworks Return To Baltimore's Inner Harbor
Moore was the chief executive officer of the Robin Hood Foundation, an anti-poverty non-profit, from 2017 to 2021. He is the author of the 2010 non-fiction book, “The Other Wes Moore,” a story of two men with the same name whose lives followed different paths.MORE NEWS: Maryland Comptroller Franchot Tests Positive For COVID-19
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