Wenstrup Statement on Confirmed Cases of Coronavirus in Ohio

Washington, March 9, 2020 Contact: Christopher Krepich (202-225-3164)

WASHINGTON, D.C.Congressman Brad Wenstrup, D.P.M. issued the following statement after Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced that three positive COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Cuyahoga County today:

“Protecting Ohioans' health and safety remains my top priority. I will continue coordinating efforts with federal, state, and local officials.

"Congress passed, and the President signed, a bill providing an additional $8.3 billion to fight the spread of this coronavirus last week, and I am working to ensure that Ohio gets access to its share of those resources.

"Ohioans should not panic, but we should continue taking precautions.”

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