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LIVE VIDEO: Biden And Harris Give Victory Speech

Deadline reports: President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will give his acceptance speech Saturday night at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, capping a tumultuous election week that hit its apex Saturday. That’s when Pennsylvania was called for the Democratic challenger, pushing him past the 270 electoral vote threshold to overtake President Donald Trump. As they have done all …

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Joe Biden To Name COVID Task Force On Monday

Axios reports: Joe Biden plans Monday to name a 12-member task force to combat and contain the spread of the coronavirus, sources tell Axios. Why it matters: By announcing a COVID task force even before unveiling his senior White House staff or a single cabinet appointment, Biden is signaling that addressing the coronavirus will be the immediate priority for his …

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Obama Congratulates Biden On “Decisive Victory”

USA Today reports: Politicians on both sides of the aisle, including former Presidents, presidential candidates, and Congresspeople have taken to Twitter to congratulate President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on clinching the victory over President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. “In this election, under circumstances never experienced, Americans turned out in numbers never seen. And once …

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World Leaders Congratulate Biden And Harris

CTV News reports: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he is “really looking forward” to working with U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and his running mate California Senator Kamala Harris, congratulating the pair on their historic election victory that was declared Saturday morning. “Our two countries are close friends, partners, and allies. We share a relationship that’s unique on the world stage. …

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Biden Celebrations Erupt On Streets Of USA [VIDEO]

The New York Daily News reports: America erupted in celebration Saturday as Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election, ending President Trump’s rule. Cheers, dancing and car honking exploded on the streets of Brooklyn seconds after networks pronounced Biden the winner of Pennsylvania, giving him more than 270 electoral votes to clinch victory. “There is a God,” …

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LIVE VIDEO: Biden And Harris Address Election Status

Politico reports: Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden plans to deliver a prime-time speech Friday evening as he stands on the cusp of winning the White House. The former vice president’s plan to deliver a speech was confirmed by an aide to his campaign. The White House contest remains uncalled but Biden currently holds leads over President Donald Trump in several …

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Biden Campaign Goes There On Trump Not Conceding

The Washington Examiner reports: Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s campaign indicated they’ve been prepared for President Trump not to concede defeat in their race for the White House. “As we said on July 19, the American people will decide this election. And the United States government is perfectly capable of escorting trespassers out of the White House,” Biden spokesman Andrew …

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Biden Takes Narrow Lead In PA, Call May Come Soon

USA Today reports: Democratic nominee Joe Biden edged ahead of President Donald Trump in the all-important battleground of Pennsylvania for the first time Friday, adding to a sense of inevitability that the Scranton native would reach the 270 electoral votes he needs to capture the presidency. Biden leads the president by 5,594 votes as of Friday morning, a difference of …

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Biden Takes Slim Lead In GA, Ballots Deadline Is Today

The Washington Post reports: Joe Biden has taken a narrow lead over Trump in Georgia, a state Trump must carry to maintain a pathway to an electoral college win and that no Democrat has carried since 1992, on the strength of absentee ballots. As of 6 a.m., Biden was leading by 1,096 votes out of nearly 4.9 million cast. The …

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CNN Projects That Joe Biden Will Win Michigan

CNN reports: Joe Biden will win Michigan, CNN projects. There are 16 electoral votes at stake in Michigan. It takes 270 electoral votes to win the 2020 presidential election.Who won in 2016: President Trump carried the state and won the general election. Joe Biden is speaking now from the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware, the same place he accepted the …

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LIVE VIDEO: Joe Biden Speaks On Election Results

CBS News reports: Joe Biden is expected to speak Wednesday, as the presidential race remained too close to call. All eyes are on a handful of battleground states where Biden appears to be making gains against President Trump. A senior Biden campaign adviser says that the former vice president’s comments this afternoon, whenever they occur, are set to serve as …

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OPEN THREAD: Five Four States Left To Decide WH

USA Today reports: Georgia, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. These are the remaining key states that have not yet been called for President Donald Trump or Former Vice President Joe Biden as of Wednesday morning. The outcome will hinge on securing the states above, although the results may take a while to filter in because of processing times for …

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CNN Projects That Joe Biden Will Win Wisconsin

CNN reports: Joe Biden will win Wisconsin, CNN projects. There are 10 electoral votes at stake in Wisconsin. It takes 270 electoral votes to win the 2020 presidential election. Who won in 2016: President Trump carried the state and won the general election. The Trump campaign says it will “immediately” request a recount in the battleground of Wisconsin. But under …

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Associated Press Projects Biden Will Win Minnesota

Bloomberg News reports: Democratic challenger Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump in Minnesota, the Associated Press projected, as voters rejected the incumbent’s law-and-order pitch that was a counter to Black Lives Matter protests. Trump’s campaign had targeted the traditionally Democratic state, where George Floyd was killed by police in May. Minnesota accounts for 10 Electoral College votes. Nationwide, 270 votes …

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CNN Projects That Joe Biden Will Win Virginia

CNN reports: CNN projects Joe Biden will notch a win in Virginia. In 13 of the 14 presidential elections before 2008, Virginia went for the Republican nominee. But Barack Obama’s arrival coincided with a shift in the commonwealth’s electorate, powered by suburban voters with college degrees. Not quite liberal, Virginia has become increasingly Democratic – in the 2018 midterms, Reps. …

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Fox News Projects That Joe Biden Will Win Arizona

Fox News reports: FOX News is projecting that Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden will win Arizona’s electoral votes. According to numbers as of 11:20 p.m., Biden has 54% of the vote, compared to 45% by President Donald Trump. However, only 36% of precincts are reporting. As a bona fide swing state for the first time in memory, Arizona has been …

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Joe Biden Begins Election Day With Morning Mass

Bloomberg News reports: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden kicked off Election Day by heading to morning mass at his family’s church in Delaware. Biden, his wife Jill and their granddaughters Finnegan and Natalie were spotted by reporters entering St. Joseph on the Brandywine in Wilmington just after 7 a.m. Afterward, the former vice president will travel to Pennsylvania in a …

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Final Quinnipiac Poll: Biden +5 In FL, Biden +4 In OH

Just in from Quinninpiac Polling: On the eve of Election Day 2020, former Vice President Joe Biden has narrow leads over President Donald Trump in Florida and Ohio, according to the final Quinnipiac University polls conducted before the election. In a national poll, Biden holds an 11-point lead over Trump among likely voters, largely unchanged from the 10-point leads he …

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Handicapper’s Final Map: Biden 321, Trump 217

The Hill reports: Sabato’s Crystal Ball predicts that former Vice President Joe Biden will win a commanding victory in the Electoral College on Tuesday, picking up the battleground states of Arizona, Pennsylvania, Georgia and North Carolina, among others. The nonpartisan election analyst blog published by the University of Virginia Center for Politics released its final projection for the 2020 election …

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Biden +10 Over Trump In Final WSJ/NBC National Poll

The Wall Street Journal reports: President Trump trails by 10 percentage points among voters nationally in the final days of his re-election campaign, facing substantial public anxiety over the coronavirus pandemic but with broad approval of his management of the economy, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds. Former Vice President Joe Biden leads Mr. Trump, 52% to 42%, …

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