Josh Shapiro, the attorney basic of Pennsylvania attorney who is working unopposed within the Democratic major for governor, announced on Twitter early Tuesday that he had examined positive for the coronavirus. He was experiencing delicate signs.
Mr. Shapiro, 48, wrote that he was isolating at dwelling, however deliberate to be again on the marketing campaign path subsequent week. He mentioned he would kick off his basic election marketing campaign within the metropolis of Johnstown, Pa., about 60 miles east of Pittsburgh.
“Please get out there and vote today — and after these few days at home, I’m going to go win this race for Pennsylvania,” Mr. Shapiro tweeted.
Mr. Shapiro is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center who as soon as labored as a legislative aide for Senator Robert Torricelli, a Democrat from New Jersey who is now retired from politics.
If he is elected governor, Mr. Shapiro has mentioned, he would veto any new abortion bans that the Republican-dominated legislature had been to cross if Roe v. Wade is overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court. The 4 Republicans vying for their occasion’s nomination for governor all assist stricter abortion legal guidelines.