Scott is 67 years old and 20 years younger than Republican Senator Chuck Grassley, who also announced that he tested positive for the virus this week. That's two Republican Senators who must stay home now and not vote on Senator Mitch McConnell's continued takeover for at least 10 days. It's a silver lining.
According to CNN, Scott is the chairman of the Senate Republicans' campaign arm, with whom he campaigned last week Republicans Sens. David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler two seats challenged in their runoff elections for Georgia. House lawmakers who tested positive for the virus this week include six Republicans and two Democrats, according to the Times.