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Today, Donald Trump became the first president in United States history to be impeached twice. Perhaps this time, it’ll stick, our staff writer David A. Graham argues.
But whether these efforts will end in a conviction is unclear. “As the Trump era comes to an end, it is one last parting gift of roiling uncertainty that he leaves the nation.”
The COVID-19 Outbreak
Nearly a year has passed since the first known coronavirus case in the U.S., but America still can’t get its response right. Problems persist in key areas such as testing, masks, and the vaccine rollout.
Cloth masks were supposed to be a stopgap measure, Zeynep Tufekci and Jeremy Howard remind us.
And things will get only more difficult when the general public becomes eligible, Sarah Zhang warns.