(WSYR-TV) — New York State Representative John Katko has tested positive for COVID-19. The 24th Congressional District representative tweeted out the news Monday morning.
Katko, who is home recovering, said he will vote by proxy this week.
Central New York, and specifically Onondaga County, has been a hotbed for positive COVID-19 cases. County Executive Ryan McMahon announced a record high of 2,422 residents testing positive Saturday, January 8.