Joe Biden has been elected the 46th President of the United States.
His victory comes after Pennsylvania, the state where he was born, put him over the 270 electoral votes needed to win.
BREAKING: JOE BIDEN WINS
Joe Biden will be the 46th president of the United States, CNN projects, after a victory in Pennsylvania puts the Scranton-born Democrat over 270 https://t.co/pZ8pr4cMTG #CNNElection pic.twitter.com/4pbJtzY1FT
— CNN (@CNN) November 7, 2020
With Pennsylvania’s 20 electoral votes, Joe Biden now has a total of 273 electoral votes.
Kamala Harris will serve as the United States’ next vice president.
She will be the first woman to hold the office. She will also be the nation’s first Black and South Asian vice president.