Meanwhile, back on the ranch…

COVID-19 hits an ugly new benchmark in America.

Coronavirus image from the CDC via Pexels

Since we’re running thin on election news tonight, we can go ahead and stare into this hellscape for a while instead.

πŸ”— Axios: U.S. exceeds 100,000 new COVID-19 cases for first time

The U.S. reported 103,087 new daily coronavirus infections on Wednesday, setting a single-day record for cases, according to data from the COVID Tracking Project.

Why it matters: This is the first time the U.S. has reported over 100,000 new cases in a single day β€” a reminder of the high stakes of the election as votes continue to be tabulated.

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