Tennessee governor, first lady in quarantine after exposure

Oct 15, 2020

Gov. Bill and First Lady Maria Lee
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) — Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee's office says the Republican is in quarantine after a member of his security detail tested positive for the coronavirus.


According to a statement, Lee tested negative Wednesday but he would be in quarantine with first lady Maria Lee.


She tweeted Wednesday afternoon that she also tested negative and said she and the governor both feel well.


Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear and his family are also in quarantine after a member of the governor's security detail tested positive.