Sunday, August 22, 2021
[Wisconson state Sen. Andre] Jacque, a Republican from De Pere, told the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Monday he tested positive for COVID-19 at the end of last week and went to a hospital for pneumonia. ... Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, Jacque has pushed for legislation that bars COVID-19 mitigation orders like face mask mandates or vaccine requirements. He tested positive for COVID-19 just a couple days after testifying at a packed hearing in the state Capitol without wearing a face mask.
The state senator's brother Pierre posted a profane rant on Facebook against anti-vaxxers and anti-maskers that said his brother's in "pretty rough shape":
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