Cedric Richmond tests positive for Covid, days after attending Georgia event with Biden
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The incoming White House engagement director has shown symptoms of the disease and will be isolating following his diagnosis.
At 78, Biden is at particular risk of complications due to Covid-19. He plans to get the coronavirus vaccine in public as soon as early next week. Biden and Richmond's interactions totaled less than 15 minutes, and both wore masks at the outdoor event, the transition team said in a statement. Other attendees to the event included Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams and Rep.-elect Nikema Williams — none of whom were in close contact with…