There are global economic, strategic, social, military, and digital implications that have been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Changes in policy were already underway but have now been accelerated. New ideas have been provoked by the challenges of defeating the virus. The United States, Europe, China, Japan, India, Russia and the developing world are altering their policies and relationships as a result of the crisis. What will be the “new normal” and how will policy-makers adjust? What will be the consequences for the U.S. elections?