Paul Krugman+ Your Authors @paulkrugman Nobel laureate. Op-Ed columnist, @nytopinion. Author, “The Return of Depression Economics,” “The Great Unraveling,” "Arguing With Zombies," + more. Jun. 26, 2020 1 min read + Your Authors

Arizona is in the spotlight for its runaway pandemic, and rightly so. But the rest of the Sunbelt isn't far behind. I've been focusing on the fraction of tests coming back positive, which is >22% in AZ — catastrophe territory. But here's Houston 1/

And here's FL — where DeSantis has been trying to suppress the data, but truth is coming out anyway 2/

It seems to me that neither economic nor political expectations have really taken this emerging nightmare into account 3/

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