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Election 2020 results: Joe Biden urges unity as Kamala Harris celebrates a ‘new day for America’

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Joe Biden is now the president-elect of the United States after his projected win in Pennsylvania, according to NBC News. He has won 279 electoral votes, surpassing the 270-vote threshold needed to win.

President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris called for unity and healing in their first address to a bitterly divided nation Saturday night, and promised to unveil a team of scientists and experts on Monday who will advise them in their response to the raging coronavirus pandemic.

President Donald Trump is refusing to accept the results of the election.

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Watch Joe Biden's first speech to the nation as president-elect of the United States