Joe Biden is the 46th President of the United States, having taken office on January 20, 2021. He was born on November 20, 1942, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Before becoming the PresidentPresident, of the United States, he served as Vice President under Barack Obama from 2009-2017. He also represented the state of Delaware in the U.S. Senate from 1973-2009.
Before his political career, Biden graduated from the University of Delaware and Syracuse Law School. Biden has also served as the Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee and the Judiciary Committee in the Senate. He ran for President twice before, in 1988 and 2008, but both campaigns were unsuccessful. In 2020 he ran again and won the presidential election 2020, defeating the incumbent President Donald Trump. Biden is the oldest President in U.S. history.
Biden's presidency is focused on issues such as fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, tackling economic recovery, addressing climate change and promoting racial and social justice. He also has plans to improve healthcare, address income inequality and improve education. He is also looking to restore the U.S.' relations with other countries, especially with allies, and is planning to bring back the U.S. to the Paris Agreement and the World Health Organisation.