Sen. Gary Peters tests negative for COVID-19 after sitting near Sen. Ron Johnson

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Posted at 11:49 AM, Oct 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-03 15:52:14-04

(WXYZ) — Senator Gary Peters has tested negative for COVID-19 Saturday.

The senator sought a test for the virus after having sat near Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Chairman and Senator Ron Johnson. Johnson announced his positive diagnosis Saturday.

According to a tweet from Peters, he took part in a meeting with Chairman Johnson on Wednesday. The senator also reported he feels fine and has not experienced any symptoms related to the virus.