A leader of the Massachusetts Republican Party who contracted Covid-19 is blaming it on his decision to attend a White House Hanukkah celebration.
“No one can ever say for sure exactly where they got it, but I’ll say this: Before the party, I was in perfectly good health,” state party Vice-Chair Tom Mountain said in a comment to The Boston Globe. “Three days later, I was in the hospital with COVID, and it was all downhill from there.”
Mountain, who is also a vice-chair of the Massachusetts Republican Jewish Committee, attended the Dec. 9 celebration with more than 100 other guests. Mountain said he had been hospitalized for the coronavirus twice this