Reopening is a risk for Republican governors

However, over the last two weeks, reported infections have increased 91% in red states versus 63% in blue states…

Between the lines: The core of the Republican base in white, rural areas is at risk.

20% of people living in non-metro areas are older than 65, compared with 15% in metro areas.

And rural residents under 65 are more likely to have pre-existing health conditions (26%), compared to their urban counterparts (20%).