George W. Bush
Though we have political differences, I know Joe Biden to be a good man, who has won his opportunity to lead and unify our country. — George W. Bush, Former President
George W. Bush congratulated Biden and Harris, becoming the most prominent Republican to acknowledge their victory against Trump
  • Former President George W. Bush on Sunday released a statement that congratulated President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their win against incumbent President Donald Trump.
  • Bush also congratulated Trump for receiving more than 70,000,000 votes in the election and said the president was entitled to ask for recounts and pursue legal challenges.
  • In his statement, Bush echoed Biden's victory speech, calling for unity "for the sake of our families and neighbors, and for our nation and its future."