What President Biden says he will do in power

Joe Biden is now the President-elect of the United States of America, having beaten Donald Trump and made him a one-term leader.

With just a few weeks before his inauguration in January 2021, Mr Biden will begin building his team, ready to move into the White House and roll back four years of Trump policies. But what will he do exactly?

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In this video, we detail his key policy announcements from the presidential campaign: a national mask mandate to combat COVID, rejoining the Paris Climate Accords, and a tax increase on wealthy Americans.

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