Joe Biden certified by US Congress as next United States president | ABC News

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Congress has formally validated Joe Biden’s presidential election victory.

Hours after rioters stormed the building, the United States Senate resumed discussion on certifying presidential election results.

Protesters entered the Capitol building to make it to the floors of both the Houses of Congress, causing chaos at a rally being held to support President Obama.

Mr Biden defeated Mr Trump by 306-232 electoral votes and will be inaugurated on January 20.

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