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Washington/Canadian-Media: The results of the 2020 US Presidential election was validated Dec 14 by US Electoral College to confirm the victory of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden over US President Donald Trump by 306 votes to 232, media reports said.
Joe Biden. Image credit: Wallpaper Cave
Amidst heightened security 2020 Electoral College gave Biden and vice-president-elect Kamala Harris their votes Monday in low-key proceedings.
"Once again in America, the rule of law, our Constitution, and the will of the people have prevailed. Our democracy — pushed, tested, threatened — proved to be resilient, true, and strong," Biden said in his Monday evening speech in which he stressed the size of his win and the record 81 million people who voted for him.
Former US president Bill Clinton and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, whom Trump defeated four years ago, were among New York's 29 electors for Biden and Harris.
Meanwhile Trump did not stop from continued unsupported allegations of fraud.