A Glimpse of US President-Elect Joe Biden
Joseph Robinette “Joe” Biden, Jr. is the current president-elect of the United States, having defeated incumbent Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election.
Joe Biden’s Inauguration as the 46th president of the United States at noon (EST) on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 marks the beginning of his four-year term as president and Kamala Harris as vice president.
The inaugural ceremony will take place on the West Front of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C., and will be the 59th presidential inauguration. Biden will take the presidential oath of office while Harris will take the vice-presidential oath of office.
Before that, Joe Biden was the 47th Vice President of the United States of America from 2009 until 2017. He was the VP of former US President Barack Obama. He is the first-ever Roman Catholic Vice President who came from Delaware.
To learn more about the new POTUS, read Joey: The Story of Joe Biden written by his wife, now First Lady of the United States, Dr. Jill Biden.
Joe Biden grew up in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the oldest of four children. His parents always encouraged him and his siblings to be independent and strong. The family moved to Wilmington, Delaware, where at twenty-nine, Biden was elected one of the youngest United States Senators ever elected. This is his story.
“(Jill) Biden’s anecdotal portrait of her spouse’s early years spotlights his competitiveness and risk-taking…his role as a peacemaker, devoted brother, and defender of bullied peers…and reveals how…high school, when he became a star athlete and class president, paved the way for leadership roles in college and beyond.”Publishers Weekly
“Young readers are likely to find inspiration and aspiration in young Joey as a relatable, athletic, and tenacious kid who grew into a civic leader.”School Library Journal
Joey is the first-ever picture book about the young life of Joe Biden, the 47th Vice President of the United States, and includes never before told family stories about the president-elect and former vice president’s childhood.Jill Biden