Magazine October 5, 2020, Issue

The Week

(Roman Genn)

• Fires, floods, locusts, plague—at least they’re canceling Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

• President Trump remains behind Joe Biden, but the race is tightening — and tightening more in the key states than in the rest of the country. Concern over crime and disorder is rising, including among Biden voters, suggesting that Trump has an opportunity to convert some of them. If, that is, he stops putting obstacles in his own path. When on-the-fence voters think of him, “bringer of order” is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. The more discipline he can show between now and Election

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