Archive for September 3rd, 2020

Details: What did Trump know, when did he know it?

September 3, 2020

More important: What was he advised to do?
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In a prior post, we channeled an op-ed authored by members of a team that wrote a September 2019 White House report

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Based on the report and its follow-up, the authors assert:

“The administration was well aware of the threat of a pandemic before the novel coronavirus emerged … and there was “immediate presidential action” to implement the reports recommendations.

Said differently:

The White House Was Prepared for a Pandemic: The September 2019 report laid the groundwork for Operation Warp Speed

Today, let’s drill down on the September 2019 White House report…

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Sept. 3 Election Odds & Polls

September 3, 2020

Even odds; Biden +7 in polls

RCP – Betting Average  of 6 books’ odds
Biden 49.8  Trump 49.5  Lead +.1

Trump Best:   49.7  49.8   + .1   Sept. 2
Biden Best :
   60.9  30.6  +24.3  July 23

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PredictIt   online betting site
Biden 58  Trump 45  Lead 13

Trump Best Aug 31:   53 48 +7
Biden Best July 23
 :   63 39 +24 

RCP – Poll of Polls
Biden 49.6  Trump 42.4  Lead 7.2Undecided 8.0
Note: All polls up to date

538 – Chance of Winning  Nate Silver
Biden 74  Trump 28  Lead 40

Sept. 3: C-19 Data Dashboard

September 3, 2020

189,935  Deaths-to-Date

1,061 Daily New Deaths  (peak 2,824 April 21)
> 7-day average 915    (peak 2.229 April 23)

40,763  New Cases
> 7-day average  38,361

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Details below…

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