Daily Archives: November 8, 2020

What It Means to Become President-Elect in the US

WASHINGTON – In the United States, Democrat Joe Biden is now being called the president-elect.

That means Biden, a fixture on the Washington political scene for nearly a half century, is the country’s leader-in-waiting.

President-elect is a descriptive term not an official office. As such, Biden has no power in …

US Averaging More Than 100,000 Daily COVID Cases

Last week the United States averaged more than 100,000 new daily COVID-19 cases, with more than 128,000 recorded Friday.

U.S. hospitalizations have significantly increased, forcing hospitals in Midwestern and Southern states to take urgent action to accommodate floods of new patients.

Infections are surging in all U.S. regions as the …