Democrats officially nominated Mr. Joe Biden as the candidate for the US presidential election 2020.
In the online voting of the National Democratic Congress on August 18 held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Mr. Biden won 3,558 votes. To win the nomination, the candidate needs at least 1,991 votes – the threshold that Mr. Biden had previously reached after Senator Bernie Sanders withdrew. In this vote, Mr. Sanders got 1,150 votes – according to Sputnik.
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The second night of the 4-day Democratic national congress was about leadership, especially on a global scale, and Democrats took the opportunity to criticize the policy. Foreign of current President Donald Trump.
Former Secretary of State John Kerry said in his speech that Donald Trump was incapable of defending the country, in contrast to Mr. Biden’s “steadfastness”.
Mr. Kerry says Joe Biden can make “America lead like America again”. “This time is a war for the security of the US and the world” – the administration’s top diplomat of former President Barack Obama added.
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, who served under the administration of former President George W. Bush, also spoke in support of Biden. Mr Powell said Mr. Biden would face enemies and trust US diplomats and the intelligence community.
Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer said that the US needed a “strong” president to pull the country out of the crisis.
Former President Bill Clinton criticized Donald Trump for responding incorrectly to the COVID-19 pandemic and for his disapproval of advice from medical experts. “COVID-19 has a more serious impact on us,” said Clinton.
Former President Jimmy Carter also spoke in support of Biden.
Earlier, on August 17, former US First Lady Michelle Obama gave a speech that harshly criticized President Obama. In her pre-recorded speech, Ms. Obama said, “Donald Trump is the Joe Biden President No Malarkey Shirt unsuitable president for our country. Our economy is in turmoil because of a virus that the President has overestimated. long”.
In response, President Donald Trump criticized Ms. Obama for the Joe Biden President No Malarkey Shirt “extremely divisive and out-of-reach speech” by the former First Lady.
As scheduled, Sen. Kamala Harris – running in partnership with Joe Biden – will be the main speaker on the night of August 19, before Mr. Biden reads his nomination acceptance speech from Delaware.
Meanwhile, the Republican national congress is scheduled to take place from August 21 to 24 in Charlotte, North Carolina. President Donald Trump said he would read the nomination acceptance speech from the White House.