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Lois Beckett reports from Lansing, Michigan:
At a small rally of Donald Trump supporters at Michigan’s state Capitol, demonstrators chanted “four more years” and “we won” after CNN, Fox and the AP had called the presidential race for Joe Biden.
“I personally have faith that he is going to remain our president,” Michigan capitol speaker says. Big chants of “Four more years!!!” pic.twitter.com/wnGPy1iFZv
Barack Obama has offered his congratulations to his former running mate, Joe Biden, after he was declared the winner of the presidential election.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has released a statement congratulating Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on their victory.
Doug Emhoff, the husband of Kamala Harris, shared a photo of himself hugging the vice president-elect to celebrate her victory.
“So proud of you,” Emhoff said.
So proud of you. ❤️❤️ pic.twitter.com/Orb1ISe0dU
As the presidential election was called for Joe Biden, Donald Trump was golfing at his Virginia club.
The AP caught a photo of Trump golfing, as he learned he was officially a one-term president:
The Guardian’s Daniel Strauss reports:
Kamala Harris has become vice-president-elect of the US, the first time in history that a woman, and a woman of color, has been elected to such a position in the White House.
The Guardian’s Kari Paul reports from Oakland:
Loud cheers and the banging of pots and pans rang out through the streets of Oakland on Saturday at the news of Joe Biden’s election to president, just blocks away from the hospital where the vice president-elect, Kamala Harris, was born.
Here’s the scene at Oakland’s Grand Lake Theater, one of the city’s iconic protest spots. Most major media projected Joe Biden as winner of the presidency an hour ago. Kamala Harris was born in Oakland. #Election2020 pic.twitter.com/0sbPEmsmn8
It’s official: Joe Biden has been declared the winner of the US presidential election, defeating Donald Trump.
The call came after the AP declared Biden had won Pennsylvania and its 20 electoral votes, pushing the Democrat past the 270 electoral votes needed to win the White House.
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.
I will keep the faith that you have placed in me. pic.twitter.com/moA9qhmjn8
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