|Mr. Joe Biden and Mrs. Kamala Harris. (Image: Reuters)|
According to the VNA correspondent in Washington, on December 14, the presidential candidate for the Democratic Party of America Joe Biden won an additional 55 electoral votes of California, the most populous state in the United States, surpassed the 270 electoral votes needed to officially become 46th President of the United States.
With the victory in California, Mr. Biden won 302 electoral votes.
Currently, Hawaii, where there are 4 electoral votes, has not announced the results.
The development was a blow to current President Donald Trump’s unprecedented and controversial efforts to prevent Mr. Biden’s victory in the Electoral College by filing a long-standing lawsuit and putting pressure on. MPs in battlefield states overturned millions of legal votes.
In the electoral college elections that took place earlier that day, Mr. Biden won a total of 247 electoral votes from 22 states, including Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan. , Minnesota, Massachusetts, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia metropolitan area.
In Maine with 4 electoral votes, Mr. Biden received 3 votes, while out of 5 electoral votes of Nebraska state, Mr. Biden got 1 vote.
Meanwhile, current President Donald Trump currently has 232 electoral votes from the states of Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, North. Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia, Wyoming.
Mr. Trump won 1 of 4 votes from Maine and 4 out of 5 from Nebraska./.