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Our extended special coverage of the 2020 US presidential election is chock-full of expert analysis and reportage. RT America’s John Huddy reports on the battleground state of Florida and its crucial importance in past elections. RT America’s Sayeh Tavangar reports on President Trump’s handling of the novel coronavirus pandemic and how it has affected his popularity among voters. President Trump continues to minimize the threat posed by COVID-19 despite his own hospitalization after he contracted the disease. RT America’s Faran Fronczak reports on the ways that Democrats and Republicans retain their monopoly on political power in the US, excluding third parties, and explains how ranked-choice voting could open the field for wider participation in the electoral process. RT America’s Manila Chan reports on the evolving and still-frosty relationship between Moscow and Washington despite efforts to thaw relations between them. RT America’s Trinity Chavez reports on the crucial importance the state of Pennsylvania has played in the election. RT’s Nicholas O’Donovan reports on President Trump’s relationship with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador and his harsh stance toward Cuba and Venezuela. RT America’s Brigida Santos reports from California, currently enduring its worst wildfire season to date, and how the danger and sorrow brought by these wildfires have influenced California’s voters. RT America’s Alex Mihailovich reports on the Trump administration’s hostility toward China and explores the extent to which Washington’s saber rattling at Beijing is motivated by domestic political considerations. RT’s Paula Slier reports from Israel about President Trump’s popularity among the country’s hardliners and his brokering of groundbreaking peace deals between Israel and Arab countries in the region, much to the chagrin of Palestinians. RT’s Peter Oliver reports from Germany on President Trump’s history of tearing up treaties such as the Paris Climate Accord and the Iran Nuclear Deal as well as his instigation of a tit-for-tat trade war with Europe and his vocal hostility toward NATO. She also examines the Trump administration’s fierce hostility to Iran. Later in the newscast, all of these reporters return to discuss election night’s momentous events as they unfold. Meanwhile “Watching the Hawks” co-host Tyrel Ventura and investigative journalist Ben Swann report from the streets of Washington, DC at the US Capitol and outside the heavily fortified White House.