CoronavirusCovid-19HealthNational

60% of Coronavirus Cases in U.S. Came After Election Day: Report

Despite President Trump’s assertions that the novel coronavirus would quickly disappear, the pandemic has only worsened in recent months, with roughly 60% of all U.S. cases coming after Election Day.

CNN, citing a Johns Hopkins University tracker, found Monday that of the approximately 24 million cases logged nationwide from the start of the pandemic early last year, 14.4 million were reported from Nov. 4 on — the day after the presidential election.

In addition to the U.S.’s 24 million cases, the country also has 397,600 related deaths as of Monday, both tops globally, according to the Johns Hopkins tracker.

Vaccination efforts have also stumbled out of the gate, with only about 12 million doses distributed of the 31 million available in the U.S. as of Monday, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Yes, I would like to receive emails from Washington Informer Newspaper. Sign me up!


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Washington Informer Newspaper, 3117 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032, http://www.washingtoninformer.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact

Back to top button

My News Matters to me - Washington Informer Donations

Be a Part of The Washington Informer Legacy

A donation of your choice empowers our journalists to continue the work to better inform, educate and empower you through technology and resources that you use.

Click Here Today to Support Black Press and be a part of the Legacy!

Subscribe today for free and be the first to have news and information delivered directly to your inbox.


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Washington Informer Newspaper, 3117 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE, Washington, DC, 20032, http://www.washingtoninformer.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker