• Rich Barlow

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    Rich Barlow

    Rich Barlow is a senior writer at BU Today and Bostonia magazine. Perhaps the only native of Trenton, N.J., who will volunteer his birthplace without police interrogation, he graduated from Dartmouth College, spent 20 years as a small-town newspaper reporter, and is a former Boston Globe religion columnist, book reviewer, and occasional op-ed contributor. Profile

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There is 1 comment on Is Pro-Trump Bias Leading Some US Counties to Lowball COVID-19 Deaths?

  1. Yes, we found that testing is an important factor in explaining the undercount. Reduced access to testing in areas with Trump support, and reduced use of testing due to COVID-19 denial, could both be mechanisms explaining the higher degree of undercounting in areas with high Trump support.

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