Buchanan staffer stable after testing positive for COVID-19

Buchanan staffer stable after testing positive for COVID-19
Rep. Vern Buchanan Staffer Tests Positive

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Congressman Vern Buchanan announced Wednesday that one of his staffers contracted COVID-19.

Gary Tibbetts, a field representative for the congressman, is being treated at Manatee Memorial Hospital after a positive diagnosis of COVID-19. A spokesperson for Buchanan says that there are no new developments.

The congressman said neither her nor his staff have had no recent contact with Tibbetts.

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