Biden Win Confirmed After Pro-Trump Mob Storms US Capitol
Vice President Mike Pence, presiding over the joint session, announced the tally, 306-232.
- Published 7 January 2021
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress confirmed Democrat Joe Biden as the presidential election winner early Thursday after a violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep Trump in the White House. Lawmakers were resolved to complete the Electoral College tally in a display to the country, and the world, of the nation’s enduring commitment to uphold the will…