U.S. HANDLING OF CORONAVIRUS
Among voters nationwide
Doing enough:Do you think the United States is doing enough, too much, or not enough to contain the coronavirus outbreak?
Doing too much: 7%
Doing enough: 31%
Not doing enough: 52%
Don’t know: 10%
RON’S COMMENT: 81% of Democrats and 22% of Republicans say the federal government is not doing enough.
Compared to other countries: Do you think the U.S. is handling the coronavirus epidemic better than or worse than other countries, or is the U.S. doing about as well as most other countries?
Worse than most countries: 35%
Better than most countries: 31%
About the same: 25%
RON’S COMMENT: 10% of Democrats and 62% of Republicans say “better than most countries.”
Fed rating: How well do you think the federal government has handled coronavirus so far?
RON’S COMMENT: Most voters give the federal government negative marks on handling the virus.
State rating: How well do you think your state government has handled coronavirus so far?
RON’S COMMENT: A solid majority give their state government good marks.
A note to our readers:
Lunchtime Politics will publish Tuesdays and Thursdays during the weeks ahead, but will add special editions when important new data becomes available. As soon as political polling gears up again, we will return to regular daily publication. Thanks to all our readers and best of health, Ron