Despite Widespread Economic Toll, Most Americans Still Favor Controlling Outbreak over Restarting Economy

Washington Post, June 1, 2020–Scott Clement, Dan Balz
Nearly 6 in 10 Americans say the coronavirus outbreak has exacted a severe economic toll on their communities, but a majority of a divided country still says controlling the virus’s spread is more important than trying to restart the economy, according to a Washington Post-ABC News poll.