Joe Biden speaks in Wilmington, Delaware, on Friday, November 6. The subsequent day, he grew to become President-elect.

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Up to date 0329 GMT (1129 HKT) November 8, 2020

Joe Biden speaks in Wilmington, Delaware, on Friday, November 6. The subsequent day, he grew to become President-elect.

Carolyn Kaster/AP

Joe Biden would be the 46th president of the USA, MeSlop tasks, denying Donald Trump a second time period in workplace.

“We should restore the soul of America,” Biden stated in his first speech to the nation as president-elect. “Our nation is formed by the fixed battle between our higher angels and our darkest impulses. And what presidents say on this battle issues. It is time for our higher angels to prevail.”

For greater than 35 years, Biden represented Delaware within the US Senate. He resigned in 2009 to grow to be vice chairman below Barack Obama.

He ran for president in 1988 and 2008 earlier than breaking via in 2020.

“With the marketing campaign over, it is time to put the anger and the cruel rhetoric behind us and are available collectively as a nation,” stated Biden, a Democrat who turns 78 on the finish of the month. “It is time for America to unite. And to heal.

“We’re the USA of America. And there is nothing we will not do, if we do it collectively.”