SANTA CLARITA (CBSLA) –Senator Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, has tested positive for COVID-19, he said in a statement Monday.
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Wilk said the positive diagnosis delayed his return to Sacramento.
“On Sunday, before returning to Sacramento for the new legislative session, I tested positive for COVID-19,” the 62-year-old Senate Minority Leader said in a statement. “Fortunately, I am asymptomatic and feel perfectly fine, but I will follow the recommendations of the California Department of Public Health and stay home.
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He said he was fully vaccinated and ironically planned to get my booster this week.
Wilk encouraged others to get vaccinated by saying, “If you are considering vaccination, I urge you to take this precaution. “
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