The Day – Connecticut Attorney General Tong tests positive for COVID-19

Attorney General William Tong announced Wednesday that he has tested positive for COVID-19.

Tong is experiencing mild symptoms, and per guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will isolate and work from home for the next five days, according to a news release from the Office of the Attorney General.

Tong is fully vaccinated and boosted, the release stated.

The office of State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden announced Tuesday that Wooden tested positive for COVID-19 and will isolate and work from home for the next five days according to CDC guidance and out of an abundance of caution.