Joe Biden has won the election of the Electoral College in the US presidential election.
California officially announced the results of their electoral vote on Monday (December 14) evening, local time in the United States. This ends with the announcement of the results of the electoral vote. Biden received 306 electoral college votes and Trump received 232 votes. News from the BBC.
The BBC reports that tight security measures have been put in place in several states, including Michigan and Georgia, ahead of the vote. The vote was taken in the state capitals and Washington DC.
After the official victory, Biden said that US democracy was under tremendous pressure, testing and threats. But democracy has been established beyond everything. The stability, transparency and strength of democracy have been proven. The newly elected Democrat president will take over as the next president of the United States on January 20.