08 Nov Joe Biden Wins 2020 Presidential Election
After a prolonged wait for states to count their votes, it has been revealed that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has won the 2020 presidential election!
Biden is the 46th U.S. president, alongside his vice president, Senator Kamala Harris! This news comes as groundbreaking history because Harris is not only the first woman of color, but the first woman ever to be elected vice president!
Biden’s Victory Statement
“I am honored and humbled by the trust the American people have placed in me and in Vice President-elect Harris,” Biden said in a statement. “In the face of unprecedented obstacles, a record number of Americans voted. Proving once again, that democracy beats deep in the heart of America. With the campaign over, it’s time to put the anger and the harsh rhetoric behind us and come together as a nation.”
Celebrities Showing Support on Social Media
High profile members of the nation have come together on this day to share their thoughts on the election results!
Chrissy Teigen, an avid supporter of Biden and Harris’s campaign, took to the gram to show her family’s joy in the news.
The celebrity snapped a picture of her two children curiously looking at the TV. Behind the adorable duo the words “Joe Biden Elected President of the United States,” can be seen on the screen.
“Democracy restored, faith renewed.” Teigen captioned her post.
Lady Gaga also showed her support on our Instagram feeds! The singer, songwriter and actress posted a picture of her hugging Joe Biden at the Biden drive-in rally in Pittsburgh Monday!
“@joebiden @KamalaHarris and the American people, you just gave the world one of the greatest acts of kindness and bravery humanity has ever seen,” Gaga wrote. “❤️ 🙌🙌 nothing but love for our new Commander in Chief and the 1ST female VP elected to the White House. Also, way to go PA 😭❤️.”
Social media is continuing to flood with praise and celebration from the nation!
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