Republicans More Optimistic About Trump’s Chances Than in 2016

Dr. Munr Kazmir
6 min readJun 15, 2020

Yes, even now.

Local residents watch as President Donald J. Trump’s motorcade passes through Guilford, Maine Friday, June 5, 2020, en route to Puritan Medical Products. (Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian)

The economy is a wreck, yes; but people do remember just how low unemployment was before Covid-19 struck. They remember how well their 401K was doing- for once- and they remember the stock market hit record highs.

Hopes for a quick, V-shaped recovery are much higher after an encouraging May jobs report and high recent…