Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody tests positive for coronavirus

By

comment
FLORIDA ATTORNEY GENERAL OFFICE VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS
  • Florida Attorney General Office via Wikimedia Commons

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody has tested positive for coronavirus. The AG, who was vaccinated earlier this year, shared an update on her condition to Twitter.

"Thankfully, I am only experiencing mild symptoms and my family is in good health," she wrote. "As I continue to self-quarantine, I want to encourage Floridians to be vigilant about their health."




As a running dog of the DeSantis administration, Moody has been part of many of the state's fights against COVID-19 restrictions. Along with DeSantis, Moody is backing the ongoing fight against the CDC's conditional sailing order, which places strict limits on how cruise lines can return to operating. It's no Ted Nugent contracting coronavirus at an anti-mask rally, but it's close.





Stay on top of Central Florida news and views with our weekly newsletters, and consider supporting this free publication. Our small but mighty team is working tirelessly to bring you Central Florida news, and every little bit helps.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Orlando Weekly Press Club for as little as $5 a month.