Amanda Vibelius, a stay-at-home mother in rural Arizona, is angry and overwhelmed.

​Her father is diabetic, a condition that cost him work because of the coronavirus. As cases skyrocket in her state, she’s nervous about allowing her 11-year-old daughter to join friends at the playground. And she has warned her husband, a doctor, that if he contracts the virus, she will kick him out of the house to quarantine.

But, like a striking number of frustrated Americans, Ms. Vibelius says she is also hopeful. A Republican-turned-independent, who is “leaning more and more Democrat every day,” Ms. Vibelius thinks a rebound may come quickly — as long as President Trump loses in November.

“It took too long to take precautions and it reopened too soon, and that’s why we’re getting these spikes,” she said. The country will come back, she said, “when we get rid of the current administration.”

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