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The Republican National Convention is this week and a week where the Republicans will control the message and the agenda. So, it is obviously an important week. Among the key messaging issues is the COVID-19 crisis. From my vantage point, I think the White House did make some smart moves early, including closing borders. And only history will tell us whether the actions of the US were appropriate. But given the surge in cases in Europe, I think those who think Europe did a "better job" will have to rethink that if Europe cases start to surpass the US.
Our Policy Strategist, Tom Block, gave us his perspective on the RNC night 1. He thinks the Republicans spent too much time appealing to the base, rather than reaching out to the middle. But this is only night 1.