Georgia secretary of state isolates after wife’s virus test
November 12, 2020 10:18AM AKST
By KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is planning to get tested and self-quarantine after his wife tested positive for the coronavirus. The news comes just as the state is preparing for a hand tally of the presidential race. Deputy Secretary of State Jordan Fuchs told The Associated Press that Tricia Raffensperger tested positive Thursday. Fuchs says Brad Raffensperger was en route to get tested and plans to self-quarantine as a precaution even if his test is negative. His quarantine comes as county election officials prepare to do a hand tally of the presidential race.