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3 Texas Democratic lawmakers who fled the state to block GOP bills tested positive for COVID-19 in Washington, DC

Texas House Democrats fled the state earlier this week to block GOP bills. Three of the lawmakers, all of whom were vaccinated, tested positive for COVID-19 while in DC. It is rare but possible for vaccinated people to get COVID-19, but cases are typically mild. See more stories on Insider's business page. Three Democratic members of the Texas House of Representatives tested positive for COVID-19 Saturday while in Washington, DC, the Texas House Democratic Caucus said in a statement Saturday.The lawmakers fled Texas in a dramatic walkout earlier this week to block a number of Republican bills from passing in a legislative special s...