N.J. first lady tests positive for COVID-19, is asymptomatic

New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy has tested positive for COVID-19, the governor's office announced Sunday. (6abc)

New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy has tested positive for COVID-19, the governor's office announced Sunday. (6abc)

This story originally appeared on 6abc.

New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy has tested positive for COVID-19, the governor’s office announced Sunday.

According to a statement released by the office, she tested positive on a rapid antigen test, and is asymptomatic.

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Governor Murphy and the rest of the family have tested negative, and they will continue to test regularly in the coming days.

The Governor and First Lady tested themselves after a recent known non-family contact in their home.

Both the Governor and First Lady are vaccinated and boosted, and say they have exercised caution whenever possible, including double masking.

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