If Donald Trump is re-elected, American health inequity is poised to worsen. While nearly all Americans will experience negative health effects as a result of another Trump administration, his social and health policies will harm disadvantaged populations the most. Electing Joe Biden would result in a healthier and more just America.
The United States leads the world in both COVID-19 cases (7.7 million) and deaths (216,000). COVID has disproportionate health impacts on the sick and elderly, and it’s particularly lethal for people of color. Over half of Americans don’t think that Trump is handling the pandemic well—and