Trump’s coronavirus response: 175,000 deaths too many

Count of Coronavirus infections and deaths

Normalized Count of Coronavirus infections and deaths

Death Rate

Natural Rate of all Deaths

Does this all boil down to mistakes in New York?

Total coronavirus infections: US #1 worst in the world

Total coronavirus deaths: US #1 worst in the world

Normalized coronavirus infections: US #7 worst among 50 wealthiest countries

Normalized coronavirus deaths: US #11 worst among 50 wealthiest countries

How bad is 200,000 deaths?

Thus far, more people in the US have died from coronavirus than Americans that died in World War 1 and the Vietnam War combined.

The number of Americans that have died from coronavirus thus far is half the number of Americans that died in World War 2.

Thus far, coronavirus has claimed a third the lives that cancer does every year in the US.

How this is Trump’s failure and what a great response would look like

Communication was the most important job for Trump and he failed

Audience at the Trump rally in Tulsa in June 2020. No masks, no distancing.

A National Response

Trump’s failures have cost the country 175,000 lives

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