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    Joe Biden Just Took Over Trump's @POTUS Twitter And Used It To Issue A Tweet That Was Actually...Presidential

    Biden used Trump's old @POTUS account to issue a tweet that was actually...presidential.

    President Joe Biden was just inaugurated and is now our nation's 46th POTUS.

    President Biden delivering his Inaugural address
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    And as part of that ceremonial transition of power, Donald Trump's @POTUS account was officially taken away from him and handed over to President Biden.

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    Trump, of course, already lost access to his personal Twitter account a few weeks ago, after he used it to incite terrorism at the US Capitol. But even after that ban, Trump still had his @POTUS account — until today.

    Trump-supporting insurrectionists breaching the Capitol
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    As soon as Biden was sworn in, he took over the @POTUS handle and sent out the first presidential tweet we've seen in several years:

    There is no time to waste when it comes to tackling the crises we face. That's why today, I am heading to the Oval Office to get right to work delivering bold action and immediate relief for American families.

    Twitter: @POTUS

    Trump, meanwhile, officially has no more accounts on Twitter. Sad!

    Trump waving goodbye as he boards Marine One on the White House lawn
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    It's worth noting that Biden's takeover of the @POTUS account means the follower count is reset. So if you'd like official updates from the Biden administration moving forward, be sure to follow @POTUS, @VP, @FLOTUS, and @WhiteHouse.

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    Congratulations to President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris!

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