The previous vice chairman defeated incumbent president, Donald Trump, who has referred to as the integrity of the election into query.
Biden’s victory was projected on Saturday, November 7, 2020, after crossing over the required 270 electoral votes with a dramatic win in Pennsylvania.
In response to the projected victory, Biden mentioned in a brief assertion he is honoured to have been elected to guide the nation.
“The work forward of us shall be arduous, however I promise you this: I shall be a President for all People — whether or not you voted for me or not.”
Senator Kamala Harris, Biden’s working mate, will turn out to be America’s first feminine vice chairman, in addition to the primary black and Asian lady to occupy the workplace.
Harris, 56, posted a brief clip of her dialog with Biden on her Twitter account, shortly after Saturday’s victory projection.
“We did it,” she mentioned.
Ballots are nonetheless being counted in some key states 4 days after the November three election, thought-about probably the most pivotal in America’s historical past.
Trump, 74, has repeatedly declared himself the winner of the election, and launched quite a few lawsuits to cease the counting of votes in some states, together with Pennsylvania.