Joe Biden has responded to his triumph at the US official poll, saying the work ahead will be hard, however vowed to be president for all Americans.
Biden defeated President Donald Trump in the US presidential election, having secured 273 electoral votes to Trump’s 213, even with results in some states yet to be declared.
The US president-elect in a tweet, said he was honoured that Americans have chosen him to be their president and lead the great country.
He said whether people voted for him or not, he would be president for all, saying that he would keep the faith Americans placed on him.
“America, I’m honored that you have chosen me to lead our great country. The work ahead of us will be hard, but I promise you this: I will be a President for all Americans — whether you voted for me or not.
“I will keep the faith that you have placed in me,” he tweeted.