Worrisome sign about what could happen next fall/winter in places with low rates. Astonishing and disappointing that many state leaders aren't moving more aggressively to address hesitancy and increase uptake.
Right now COVID is a big culture war issue and R governors are paralyzed by the backlash among their base. But communicable disease outbreaks are bad for business and tourism and everything else they care about. Look down the game tree!
Fair, forgetting about the heat->AC issue

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8 Jun
Agree state subversion seems more plausible than Congress overturning a result itself. And the fact that we're debating how exactly election subversion might take place underscores the threat. Not likely or certain, but unacceptably high.
Worse scenarios are possible. A pivotal state leg dismisses a result it doesn't like based on dubious fraud allegations and sends its own electors + Supreme Court refuses to intervene, saying states decide how to allocate electors. Then Congress just says it's following the Court
I agree the votes aren't there in Congress to overturn an election on Four Seasons Landscaping-level grounds right now, but a veneer of plausibility and/or a shift in the status quo could change the calculations dramatically.
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NBD, just a New York Times reporter indicating that a former President thinks he will be "reinstated" in office soon (which would require a coup)
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The White House is worried Rs won't certify election results but has no answer other than ... winning elections 🤔🤔🤔 theatlantic.com/politics/archi…
To be clear, no one has a magic answer. But yikes.
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