The US election 2020 which a lot of people have been waiting for is just a few hours away. The US election 2020 is scheduled to hold on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. This forthcoming election will be the 59th presidential election in the US. Voters will be privileged to cast out their votes for their favorite presidential candidate. Along with his vice president who will be sworn in on January 20, 2021. It must be noted that the United States operates a multi-party system. But the dominant political parties since the republic was founded in 1850 have been the Republican party and the Democratic party.
However, other political parties such as Socialist, Natural Law, The Reform, Libertarian, Constitution, and Green Parties can promote candidates in a presidential election. But as I have said, the Republicans and the Democrats are the two major political parties. The other parties are not well known. So, the major contestants for the presidential seat are the incumbent Donald Trump and his vice Mike Pence against Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Donald Trump and Mike Pence are Republicans while Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are Democrats. Donald Trump is the 45th president of the United States. While Mike pence is the 48th vice president of the United States.
US Election 2020
On November 3, 2020, citizens of the United States of America will either re-elect the incumbent president of Donald Trump or a new president and vice president. The US election of 2020 is going to be an indirect election. It is one of the oldest forms of elections and it is used by many countries. So, using this process, eligible voters will only cast their ballots selecting a slate of delegates to a political party nominating body. Who will then elect their nominees for president and vice president. The series of the presidential primary election was conducted from February to August. The last presidential election was conducted on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. On this day, Donald Trump defeated Hillary Clinton the democratic former secretary of state in the election.
During this period Donald Trump defeated Ted Cruz and several other candidates in the primary election of 2016. Trump was sworn in as president when the Democratic president Barrack Obama’s tenure expired. In August, Joe Biden announced that Senator Kamala Harris would be his vice. Making her the first African-American, the first Asian-American to be the third female vice-presidential candidate. After Geraldine Ferraro in 1984 and Sarah Palin in 2008. If Joe Biden eventually wins the election, he will become the first candidate to defeat an incumbent president in twenty-eight after the Democrat Bill Clinton defeated Republican George Bush in 1992. He will also become the oldest person to serve as president at seventy-eight years on the day he will be inaugurated. Additionally, his vice Kamala Harris would be the first female to serve as vice president.
How has the US Election 2020 Been Moving?
According to United States elections project data, more than sixty-nine million eligible citizens have voted within one week to get to the election day. However, the ravaging coronavirus pandemic has altered several events relating to the 2020 US election. A high number of voters have already cast their ballots in the race between Donald Trump and challenger Joe Biden. As the pandemic has caused an unprecedented demand for mail-in.