Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris 2021
The inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United States at noon on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, will mark the commencement of the four-year term of Joe Biden as president and Kamala Harris as vice president.
Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will still take the oath, of course, to make them officially US president and vice-president, but this will be a much scaled-back affair, due to Covid and the recent riots. See more.
The era of Donald J Trump, 45th President of the United States of America, comes to an end tomorrow. But, just as you would expect, he ain’t going quietly; No! not this POTUS.
Normal protocols will be thrown out of the window as the old POTUS (President Of The United States) will not be present to congratulate the new POTUS. Donald Trump is expected to be on one of his golf courses. As you do.
What can we expect from Joe Biden and Kamala Harris?
When he formally announced his entry into the 2020 presidential race, Joe Biden declared that he stood for two things – workers who “built this country”, and values that can bridge its divisions.
As the US faces challenges from coronavirus to racial inequity, his pitch is to create new economic opportunities for workers, restore environmental protections and healthcare rights, and international alliances. See more
Joe Biden will overturn key commitments made by Donald Trump, with a raft of these done one day one.
Cuba is a target for Biden
President-elect Joe Biden’s team plans to bring the U.S. closer to normalized relations with Cuba, reversing many of the sanctions and regulations imposed during the Trump administration, according to people familiar with the matter. Cuba reset.
Biden on Europe
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President-elect Joe Biden plans to quickly extend travel restrictions barring travel by most people who have recently been in much of Europe and Brazil soon after President Donald Trump lifted those requirements effective Jan. 26, a spokeswoman for Biden said. More.
We will have to wait and see what POTUS Biden and Kamala Harris come up with. Hopefully, we won’t have as a dramatic time as with Trump. Say what you like about him; he was anything but dull.
The Covid-19 virus pandemic will make this one of the hardest first terms for any US President, so, hopefully, the Biden-Harris ticket is a winner for us all. After all, we are always glad to see our American friends in Nerja and on the Costa del Sol.