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3 DNC workers test positive for COVID-19 after screening

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Posted at 7:17 AM, Aug 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-07 08:17:46-04

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Organizers say three workers hired to help set up the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee have tested positive for COVID-19.

Daily screening for people working at the convention site, the Wisconsin Center, began last week in preparation for the Aug. 17-20 convention.

Organizers wanted to identify positive cases before the workers entered the venue and were around others.

The center district said in a statement that staff at the Wisconsin Center “followed the guidelines set forth by our client regarding daily health screens.”

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