21 January 2022,   11:21
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Election College declares Joe Biden the winner of the presidential election

All 538 electors voted in the Electoral College, formalizing President-elect Joe Biden’s victory in the 2020 presidential election. Their votes will next be sent to Washington to be counted by Congress on January 6.


Biden spoke Monday night after the count had concluded, urging Americans to move forward after the election. While he struck a unifying tone toward the end of his speech, he also highlighted some of Trump’s many legal challenges and his refusal to concede, calling it an “assault on democracy”.

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