Culture

Biden Wins Presidency After Four-Day-Long Race to the White House

Goodbye, Trump.

By
2,421 Hypes

Biden Wins Presidency After Four-Day-Long Race to the White House

Goodbye, Trump.

Joe Biden officially won the 2020 presidential election after a four-day-long race that saw an influx of Democratic votes in Pennsylvania and Georgia during its final, nail-biting hours. With Biden’s win, Kamala Harris also makes history, becoming the first female, Black and Asian Vice President to take office.

“America, I’m honored that you have chosen me to lead our great country,” Biden wrote on Twitter. “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. I will keep the faith that you have placed in me.”

Donald Trump has not yet responded to Biden’s victory, which marks the end of his tumultuous four years in the White House. At 10:36 a.m. EST, approximately one hour before CNN first called Biden’s win, Trump tweeted, “I WON THIS ELECTION, BY A LOT!,” an unsupported claim that popular vote statistics prove false.

Biden will address the nation at 8 p.m. EST tonight from Wilmington, Delaware. He and Harris will be inaugurated on January 20, 2021.

Read Full Article
Source
The New York Times
Share this article

What to Read Next

US President Biden To Pardon All Prior Federal Offenses of Simple Marijuana Possession
Culture

US President Biden To Pardon All Prior Federal Offenses of Simple Marijuana Possession

Affecting at least 6,500 people with charges.
983 Hypes

President Biden Just Signed the 'Respect For Marriage Act'
Culture

President Biden Just Signed the 'Respect For Marriage Act'

Here’s what that means.
851 Hypes

Here's What You Need To Know About Joe Biden's Student Loan Relief Plan
Culture

Here's What You Need To Know About Joe Biden's Student Loan Relief Plan

The U.S. president is forgiving up to $20K USD in debt and extending payment pause.
2,694 Hypes


The Latest adidas Yeezy Foam Runner Would Make Really Cool Nail Art
Footwear

The Latest adidas Yeezy Foam Runner Would Make Really Cool Nail Art

Meet the “MX Carbon.”
4,660 Hypes


Johnny Depp Resigns From 'Fantastic Beasts' Franchise
Film & TV

Johnny Depp Resigns From 'Fantastic Beasts' Franchise

After losing his libel case in the UK regarding the Sun’s allegations that the actor abused his ex-wife Amber Heard.
1,726 Hypes


Tesla Tequila Is Very Expensive, and Already Sold Out
Culture

Tesla Tequila Is Very Expensive, and Already Sold Out

But you still have a chance to pick up an empty bottle.
5,758 Hypes

SEVENTEEN Is the K-Pop Group Spreading Hope Through Their Music
Music 

SEVENTEEN Is the K-Pop Group Spreading Hope Through Their Music

We talk to the 13 members about writing songs for the youth.
38,842 Hypes

Trojan Condoms Launches First Sex Toy for Men
Sex & Dating

Trojan Condoms Launches First Sex Toy for Men

Encouraging sexual wellness with a masturbation sleeve.
18,186 Hypes

When Election Anxiety Is at an All-Time High, Memes Are Keeping Us Sane
Culture 

When Election Anxiety Is at an All-Time High, Memes Are Keeping Us Sane

Are memes becoming the ultimate stress relief?
2,990 Hypes

Artist Mizuki Nishiyama on Exploring Human Fragility and Intimacy in Her Paintings
Art 

Artist Mizuki Nishiyama on Exploring Human Fragility and Intimacy in Her Paintings

From lust to vulnerability, her art shows a raw depiction of human nature.
9,843 Hypes

The Fujifilm instax SQUARE SQ1 Is the Perfect Gift for Photography Lovers
Tech 

The Fujifilm instax SQUARE SQ1 Is the Perfect Gift for Photography Lovers

Our editor reviews the newly released instant camera.
27,143 Hypes

Prada Drops Logo Jackets for Dogs
Fashion

Prada Drops Logo Jackets for Dogs

Because our four-legged friends need to stay stylish, too.
33,854 Hypes

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Keep updated on the latest news.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Looks like you’re using an ad-blocker

We charge advertisers instead of our readers. Support us by whitelisting our site.

Whitelist Us

How to Whitelist Us

screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Under “Pause on this site” click “Always”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlock Plus icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Block ads on – This website” switch off the toggle to turn it from blue to gray.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the AdBlocker Ultimate icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Switch off the toggle to turn it from “Enabled on this site” to “Disabled on this site”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the Ghostery icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the “Ad-Blocking” button at the bottom. It will turn gray and the text above will go from “ON” to “OFF”.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the UBlock Origin icon in the browser extension area in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Click on the large blue power icon at the top.
  3. When it turns gray, click the refresh icon that has appeared next to it or click the button below to continue.
screenshot
  1. Click the icon of the ad-blocker extension installed on your browser.You’ll usually find this icon in the upper right-hand corner of your screen. You may have more than one ad-blocker installed.
  2. Follow the instructions for disabling the ad blocker on the site you’re viewing.You may have to select a menu option or click a button.
  3. Refresh the page or click the button below to continue.