Archive for December 4th, 2020

Carter-Baker Commission: “Building Confidence in U.S. Elections”

December 4, 2020

Perhaps President Trump should convene still another Commission on Election Integrity… or better yet, nudge Barr to name another Special Counsel to investigate election “irregularities”.

Anybody remember Bush versus Gore?

There was understandable concern when Florida vote-counting labored on for more than a month after the election and Bush ended up winning by a couple of hundred votes when the SCOTUS ruled “no mas”.

Eventually, in 2005, a Commission on Election Reform was convened, led by former President Jimmy Carter and former GOP Secretary of State James Baker.


The Carter-Baker Commission Report  covered many of the election issues that have arisen in the 2020 election…


Dec. 4: C-19 Data Dashboard

December 4, 2020

282,827 Deaths-to-Date

2,914 Daily New Deaths  (peak 2,824 April 21)
> 7-day average 1,890    (peak 2.229 April 23)


Confirmed Cases

217,861  New Cases
> 7-day average  176,311

Currently Hospitalized

100,667  Current level

> Prior Peaks: 59,700 Apr 12, July 24
> Prior Lows:  28,000 June 21, Sept 20