Partisanship in States With the Highest and Lowest Rates of Covid-19
The states with the most Covid-19 cases lean heavily Democratic. The top five states by infection rate (excluding Washington, DC) voted for Hillary Clinton by an average of ten points. The bottom five voted for Trump by over 20 points.
Covid-19 data as of March 16, 2020; vs average electoral margins for Donald Trump in 2016.