“Never in the history of this country, through wars, depressions and the Civil War, have we ever not had a federally scheduled election on time,” Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said at the time. “We will find a way to do that again this November 3rd. We will cope with whatever the situation is and have the election on November 3rd as already scheduled.” … [Read more...] about China Wants Trump To Lose 2020 Election, Russia Wants Him To Win, US Intelligence Says
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Hotez and Offit both said Bourla's timetable looked highly unlikely, given that, like Moderna, Pfizer has to give two doses, wait for the vaccine to become fully effective, and then follow study subjects to see if they get sick with Covid-19. … [Read more...] about Moderna’s clinical trial numbers show there’s ‘no way’ Trump can have a vaccine by Election Day
“Part of the verification is actually requesting the ballot so that you know it is going to the person it is intended to go to instead of this mass mailing sending ballots out to addresses that haven't been verified to voters who haven't been verified,” she explained. … [Read more...] about RNC chairwoman on mail-in ballot: Dems are ‘purposefully trying to create chaos in our election process’
And back in Wisconsin, the fears that were present leading up to the primary election haven’t subsided for some ahead of November. On Wisconsin’s April election day, Price County Democratic Party chairman Steve Gustafson told The Daily Beast he was worried about the virus spreading because of in-person voting, pointing to concerns that people are “going to spread the virus and people are going to die. And that's not right.” … [Read more...] about Is In-Person Voting Really Unsafe?
"The thing that disturbs me is I think the public has to know it doesn't have to be this way," said Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., said. "Other countries have taken this virus seriously, trusted their public health officials and scientists, and now they've flattened the curve," Pallone said. "Meanwhile, our situation gets worse and worse every day and some Americans think, 'Oh, that's just the way it is.' But that isn't how it has to be." … [Read more...] about A lost summer: How Trump fell short in confronting the virus