The Electoral College has confirmed Joe Biden’s solid victory against Donald Trump after Trump’s countless attempts to challenge the validity of the president-elect’s victory.
Today, the members of the Electoral College cast their votes for president and vice president.
And once again, the rule of law, our Constitution, and the will of the people have prevailed.
Our democracy—pushed, tested, and threatened—proved to be resilient, true, and strong. pic.twitter.com/Ka1Aj3hV3m
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) December 15, 2020
California’s 55 electoral votes secured Biden’s desired threshold and a seat in the Oval Office in what has been called a ‘victory for democracy’ with Biden calling upon ‘a time to unite and to heal’.
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are officially the President and Vice-President of the United States, respectively, with a collective 306 electoral votes.