Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Monday night that she's tested postive for Covid.
“Thankfully, I am only experiencing mild symptoms after being fully vaccinated and twice boosted," she said in a statement issued via email.
“After speaking with a state doctor, I will follow the proper guidance and protocols, while maintaining a remote schedule to continue getting things done for the people of Michigan. I last tested for Covid this afternoon, when I tested negative. Following standard protocol, all of my close contacts from today will be informed."
She concluded by saying:
“I encourage my fellow Michiganders to get vaccinated and boosted.”