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Are you better off now than you were 4 years ago?

October 12, 2020

President Trump is trailing badly in all of the polls, right?

On one measure that makes sense since.

According to a Gallup survey, registered voters say that Biden has the personality and leadership qualities that a president should have — 49% to 44%. (Upper bars)   


But, that gap is smaller than might be expected and neither candidate gets a majority of voters thinking they have the right stuff.

And, Trump has the upper hand on “agree with him on the issues” — 49% to 46%. (Lower bars above)


So, how do people feel on the crux question:

Are you better off now than you were 4 years ago?


Oct. 12: C-19 Data Dashboard

October 12, 2020

219,695 Deaths-to-Date

600 Daily New Deaths  (peak 2,824 April 21)
> 7-day average 728    (peak 2.229 April 23)

41,936  New Cases
> 7-day average  46,847


Details below…