I am humbled by the trust and confidence you place in me,” he said. “I pledge to be a president who seeks not to divide but unify. I have waited 48 years for this moment, and last night President-elect Joe Biden gave the best speech of his long career in politics.
Subsequently, several days of unbearable political deadlock ended in victory yesterday, Biden was sincere, triumphant, and strongminded.
“Folks! The people of this nation have spoken. They have delivered a clear victory,” he told a crowd of honking cars at a rally in his home town of Wilmington, Delaware, after entering to We Take Care of Our Own by Bruce Springsteen.
The President-Elect and His Vice. Kamala Harris began her speech with a quote by late congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis: ‘Democracy is not a state. It’s an act'
President-Elect Biden was introduced by his vice-president-elect, Kamala Harris, who strolled out to the sounds of Mary J Blige in a white trouser suit and made history as the first black woman to win the vice-presidency.
Although I may be the first woman in this office, I will not be the last,” she said. “Because every little girl watching tonight sees that this is a country of possibilities.” The event ended with effulgent fireworks and the words “Biden” and “Harris” illuminated in the sky, as Tina Turner’s Best chimed out on the speakers. Trump, still claiming he was the victim of electoral chicanery, was playing around at his golf club in Virginia when it was declared he had lost his fight to cling to office. “I WON THIS ELECTION, BY A LOT!” he tweeted on route to the course.
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Instantaneously, at Four Seasons Total Landscaping in Philadelphia, sandwiched between a sex shop and a crematorium, Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, was hosting a press conference and alleging mass electoral fraud.
Around was no security, zero. The people of this city, the people of this great country, have no assurance at all that those ballots [for Biden] were actually cast,” Giuliani said of the count in Philadelphia. A reporter informed him that Biden had been declared the victor. “Don’t be ridiculous,” Giuliani responded. “Networks don’t get to decide elections. Courts do.”
CNN, which has been repeatedly accused by Trump of peddling “fake news”, brought the axe down on him by being the first network to call the state of Pennsylvania — and so the election — for Biden.
Quoting Gerald Ford, who took over from the disgraced President Richard Nixon in 1974, the CNN host Jake Tapper said the “long national nightmare” was over and declared “an end to an era of meanness”. The Drudge Report website went for a crushing head