Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) appeared to blamed unnamed maskless Republicans for several cases of COVID-19 in the United States Senate, among them Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Elizabeth Warren (D-MA). House Rep. Jason Crow (D-CO) has also tested positive for the virus.
Stabenow spoke Monday with MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell, and she argued that COVID-19 was spreading through the halls of Congress because of some Republicans who refuse to wear masks.
“Very briefly, now, we’ve heard that Senators Warren and Booker both have had breakthrough cases,” Mitchell began. “Have you heard of any more cases? And what concerns do you have about the way the — protections against COVID in the Senate as you’ve all been working together so closely?”