The majority of magnoliareporter.com readers think that local and statewide reaction to COVID-19 has been an over-reaction to the actual threat.
Beginning Friday, we invited readers to select one of four answers with which to complete the following statement:
“Local and statewide reaction to the COVID-19 coronavirus has been …”
Over-reaction given the actual threat, 128 votes, 58.2 percent.
Reasonable and measured, 43 votes, 19.1 percent.
Tough but responsible, 26 votes, 11.8 percent.
Not strict enough for the situation, 24 votes, 10.9 percent.
Total votes: 221 votes.