President-Elect Joe Biden, VP-Elect Kamala Harris, Donald Trump extend Diwali greetings

President-Elect Joe Biden, VP-Elect Kamala Harris, Donald Trump extend Diwali greetings

Kamala Harris, who is the vice-president elect, has also made history by becoming the first woman, the first Black person and the first Indian-American to hold the office.

US-China ties have grown increasingly strained in recent years under the administration of incumbent president Donald Trump.

Biden, who leads by more than five million in the popular vote, cemented his victory late Thursday by winning Arizona, U.S. networks said. The AP has not yet called Georgia.

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Forty-six percent of the transition staff are people of color, according to new diversity data of the transition team provided to CNN, and 41% of the senior staff are people of color. They are not intended and should not be thought to represent official ideas, attitudes, or policies of any agency or institution.

During a Democratic Party primary debate in February, Biden called Chinese President Xi Jinping a "thug".

Under his "America First" banner, Trump has portrayed China as the greatest threat to the United States and global democracy. The last USA president to address Canadian parliamentarians was Barack Obama, in June 2016.

Noel Poyo, also from San Antonio and executive director of the National Association for Latino Community Asset Builders, will work on the Housing and Urban Development team.

Biden has repeatedly promised that ensuring diversity in his administration and his Cabinet will be a top priority.

US President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on Saturday (November 14) issued a joint statement to extend wishes on the occasion of Diwali, the Festival of Lights. "It's going to be a reflection of who we are as a nation".

In a new interview with The Times, vice president-elect Kamala Harris has opened up about a number of topics, including the best piece of advice her mother, Shyamala Gopalan, ever gave her.

"Tonight I reflect on their struggle, their determination and the strength of their vision to see what can be unburdened by what has been", Harris said.

As Kamala Harris becomes the US's vice president-elect, a new political style star is born, the history-making politician opening up the style stakes to female vice presidents present and future as she uttered the powerful statement "while I may be the first woman in this office, I will not be the last", when taking to the stage in DE following her appointment on November 7, 2020.

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