The total number of deaths (from all causes) in 2020 so far (through 9/26/2020) has been 2,041,186. Taking into account the normal monthly death averages (highest in January, February, and December/lowest in June, July, and August), the total number of deaths in the US is LOWER than in 2017, 2018, and 2019.
Not only is the total number on a slight downward trend for the year, the total number of deaths as a percentage of the population is also following a downward trend. Once again, MSM is not giving the whole truth and is fear mongering for the sake of influencing the election. It is not clear whether or not deaths attributed to Covid-19 have had any impact on the total number of deaths at all.
One consideration or cause for the illusion of a high number of deaths may be related to the tallying methods for Covid-19 deaths. In at least some cases, this is being done without differentiation between those who die FROM Covid and those who die WITH Covid. Here’s some more reading.