Washington [US]: US Congress on early Thursday morning confirmed Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States amidst the mob violence in US Capitol at Washington.
The Senate and the House of Representatives rejected all the challenges put forward by Donald Trump to President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in Arizona and Pennsylvania. The result was declared after an all-night session and a day of mob violence in the Capitol city.
Vice President Mike Pence announced the tally, 306-232 which was same as the result recorded in the November 3 vote and certified by the Electoral College on Dec 14, reported Washington Times.
President Donald Trump responded to the decision that there will be an orderly transition on January 20. “I have always said we would continue our fight to ensure that only legal; votes were counted. While represents the end of the greatest first term in presidential history, it’s only the beginning of our fight to Make America great again”, said Trump.