Paul Krugman
+ Your AuthorsArchive @paulkrugman Nobel laureate. Op-Ed columnist, @nytopinion. Author, “The Return of Depression Economics,” “The Great Unraveling,” "Arguing With Zombies," + more. Jun. 24, 2020 1 min read

From the Times/Siena poll. I keep seeing claims that "Americans" don't have the patience to control the pandemic. No, *Republicans* — taking cues from their leaders — are demanding early opening. And they're in the minority 1/

And the surge in infections that has led the EU to ban US travelers is mainly about Southern states with GOP governors; the Northeast is acting responsibly 2/

Can't help thinking about what will happen if Biden wins (still not a sure thing!). He'll have a huge cleanup job — and he'll have to do it with right-wingers screaming about tyranny all the way 3/

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