- by New Deal democrat
Here is the update through yesterday (April 17)
There are some extended comments I want to make about the pandemic, and some graphs comparing States, etc., that are best done separately, so this will be an abbreviated update.
Here are yesterday’s numbers.
We still aren’t testing nearly enough.
New infections have been increasing at a rate of 5%/daily for a week now, and are back at their peak levels daily from a week ago.
In no way is the US ready to “open up” at all.