Joe Biden won Pennsylvania and thus received 20 electoral votes, which is the winner of the American elections, AP and CNN report. Trump went to golf and said NOT OVER!
Now Biden has 284 electoral votes, and 270 are needed to win. According to the AP, the results of which most media refer to, Donald Trump was defeated and Joe Biden will be the 46th president of the United States. "Biden had at least 30,000 more votes than Trump in Pennsylvania," Biden said in a statement after the results were announced in Pennsylvania.
"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."
"Now that the campaign is over, it is time to leave anger and harsh rhetoric behind and unite as a nation. It is time for America to unite. We are the United States and there is nothing we cannot do if we do it together," it is stated.
Many networks have also declared Biden the new president. On CNN, host Van Jones even cried.
Kamala Harris will thus become the first woman vice president, and the first dark-skinned person in that position, in the history of America.
World leaders began with congratulations, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was among the first to wish Biden and Harris good cooperation.
By the way, Trump previously travelled to his golf club in Sterling, Virginia, and previously addressed on Twitter with the words: "I won the election, convincingly", which Twitter immediately marked as incorrect information.