After winning the US presidential elections 2020, President-elect Joe Biden has plenty to celebrate. President-elect Joe Biden turned 78 on Friday and then next week he has Thanksgiving celebrations and exactly two months after his birthday he will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States of America.
Biden will be sworn in as the oldest president in the nation’s history, displacing Ronald Reagan, who left the White House in 1989 when he was 77 years and 349 days old and President Donald Trump, the second oldest president, is currently 74-years-old.
Biden may celebrate his birthday with ice cream which is one of his favorite foods, as President Barack Obama told Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in an interview published by The Hill. In October, Biden wished Harris a happy 58th birthday, saying that the two could celebrate next year with ice cream in the White House.
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) October 20, 2020
Another good news for Joe Biden is that Biden confirmed as Georgia’s winner after a recount. As per The Guardian, President-elect wins Georgia’s 16 electoral college votes. Biden first Democrat to win there since Bill Clinton in 1996.
According to reports by Guardian, The recount resulted in officials in four counties discovering a total of about 5,800 votes. Trump has inched about 1,400 votes closer to Biden as a result, but remains the loser. The Georgia secretary of state, Brad Raffensperger, has said that the discount was due to human error, and there was no evidence of rigging or widespread fraud.
Joe Biden confirmed as Georgia winner after recount https://t.co/9pWzzxrTz9
— The Guardian (@guardian) November 20, 2020
Former Vice President to Barack Obama, Joe Biden, was the Democratic nominee for the 2020 Presidential race.
Biden is a graduate of Syracuse University College of Law, passing the Delaware bar exam a year after graduating. He practiced for a while, simultaneously running for County Council, and eventually running for the US Senate.
Joe Biden briefly worked as an attorney before turning to politics. He became the fifth-youngest U.S. senator in history as well as Delaware’s longest-serving senator. His 2008 presidential campaign never gained momentum, but Democratic nominee Barack Obama selected him as his running mate, and Biden went on to serve two terms as the 47th vice president of the United States. In 2017, at the close of his administration, Obama presented Biden with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
After graduating from law school in 1968, Biden moved to Wilmington, Delaware, to begin practicing at a law firm. He also became an active member of the Democratic Party, and in 1970 he was elected to the New Castle County Council. While serving as councilman, in 1971, Biden started his own law firm.
In election campaign,Joe Biden made numerous suggestions on how to deal with the coronavirus crisis, including making COVID-19 tests free and easily accessible. He’s also advocated for a future vaccine to be as cheap as possible and ideally, not cost patients at all.