“If we’re unfortunate enough that the virus becomes prevalent in the United States, it could affect both campaigns and the election itself potentially, and affect how campaigns are run, affect who turns out to vote, and potentially affect even the outcome of the election,” said Richard Hasen, a professor specializing in election law at the UC Irvine School of Law.
The 2020 race could become the coronavirus election. Is America ready?
Los Angeles Times, Feb. 28, 2020
February 28, 2020