It was the state of Pennsylvania that turned everything upside down. Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election on Saturday, November 7, after four days of counting and suspense over Republican and incumbent President Donald Trump. The Democrat welcomed the news on Twitter, writing: “America, I am honored that you have chosen me to lead our great country. The work ahead is certainly difficult, but I promise you that; I will be the president of all Americans – whether you vote or not. I will keep the faith you have placed in me. ”
Joe Biden posted a 1’56 minute video depicting all Americans across the territory, with concluding messages: “A future for all Americans, one President for all Americans,” writes Joe’s team. Biden.
America, I’m honored that you have chosen me to lead our great country The work ahead of us will be hard, but I promise you this: I will be a President for all Americans – whether you voted for me or not. will keep the faith that you have placed in me. pic.twitter.com/moA9qhmjn8
– Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) November 7, 2020
Joe Biden will speak on Saturday at 8 p.m. (0100 GMT) from his home town of Wilmington, Delaware. Regarding reactions, the LCI correspondent in the United States reports a “good-natured atmosphere” near the White House, after the victory of Joe Biden.
At the same time, Trump’s lawyers gave a press conference in Philadelphia and did not acknowledge Joe Biden’s victory, according to our reporter there.
An appeal from Donald Trump?
“This is the victory that America needs,” responded California Governor Gavin Newsom on Twitter. On the celebrity side, Ariana Grande, Eva Longoria and Chrissy Teigen were delighted with the defeat of Donald Trump.
For his part, Donald Trump claims to have won the victory. After accusing the Democrats of fraud, he threatened to go to the Supreme Court of the United States to validate or not the election of Joe Biden in the event of defeat. In a statement, Donald Trump said “the elections are far from over”.
Trump not giving up pic.twitter.com/RWY7QHLZza
– davidshepardson (@davidshepardson) November 7, 2020
“Joe Biden has not been certified as the winner of any of the states,” he pleaded. “Legal votes decide the President, not the media,” he added.
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