With the election, Covid pandemic, and the president’s health converging, the cacophony makes it easy to miss important signs that the economy is doing fine. The pace of the recovery has slowed from the breakneck rate after CARES Act federal aid created a surge in consumer income, spending and savings in April, May and June. But the latest data indicate the U.,S. economy could return to its record run-rate earlier than expected. Here are the facts.