Joe Biden and Kamala Harris gave a speech to their followers at the Chase Center, in Wilmington, Delaware, to celebrate their party’s victory in last Tuesday’s elections / Photo: Reuters
With the flag of minorities, of migrants, of the defense of women and girls, Senator Kamala Harris became the first woman to be elected vice president of the United States yesterday.
I will be the first woman in this position, but I will not be the last, “he said in a message at the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware.
Yesterday, Harris celebrated her victory for the second most important office in the country, as running mate of candidate Joe Biden, the virtual president-elect of the United States.
You chose hope and unity, defense, science and truth. You chose Joe Biden as the next president of the United States of America. And Joe is a winner, a firm and proven hand “, he affirmed before dozens of supporters who came to the place to celebrate from their cars.
Harris lamented the situation of the coronavirus pandemic, in the country most affected in number of deaths and cases.
Now the good work begins to save lives and defeat this epidemic, to combat the crisis, unite our country and save the soul of our nation, “said the Democrat, who wore a white suit with a pin on the American flag. .
Harris was the first woman and the first black person to be a California prosecutor. In 2017, she was the second woman of color to reach the Senate and the first South Asian in that House, due to her Indian-Jamaican origins.
Our country has sent children a clear message: lead with conviction and see yourself in some way that someone has not seen you, “he said.
He assured that both are prepared to govern the largest economy in the world.
America is ready and so are Joe and I. We elect a president who represents the best of us, a leader that the world will respect, who will keep our country safe ”, he celebrated.
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