KeishaLanceBottoms,MayorOfAtlantaHasTestedPostiveforCorona Virus

○ Atlanta’sMayorKeishaLanceBottomsannouncedonTwitterthatshe has tested positive for the virus.”COVID-19 has literally hit home. I

have had NO symptoms and h​ave tested positive​,”MayorKeisha Lance Bottoms wrote about her diagnosis and being asymptomatic.

Comedian D.L. Hughley took to social media to ask the public to pray for Bottoms. “Prayers for a fast recovery ❤ PLEASE WEAR YOUR MASKS, WASH YOUR HANDS & KEEP YOUR DISTANCE!! TRUST ME, I KNOW!!”

○ Shesaidherhusbandandoneoftheirchildrenalsotested positive for the virus. Another child tested negative, and two

others still need to be tested.

Trump says he will pressure states to reopen schools in the fall.

PresidentDonaldTrumplaunchedanall-outefforttoreopenschools this fall, arguing that some are keeping schools closed not because of the coronavirus pandemic, but for political reasons against the will of



● Despitefederaleffortstosupporttestinginsomecitiesandregions,

three major diagnostic companies — Quest Diagnostics, LabCorp and BioReference Laboratories — said this week that the growing demand

for tests have in turn increased average wait times for delivering results.


● Georgiabecomestheninthstatetopassthe100,000casemark,

joining New York, California, Florida, Texas, New Jersey, Illinois,

Massachusetts and Arizona.