The 2020 U.S. presidential campaign was bitterly fought, and unfolded against the ominous backdrop of a worsening coronavirus pandemic. The aftermath has been just as acrimonious and turbulent, as president-elect Joe Biden formulates his governing plan, and outgoing President Donald Trump refuses to concede. This feature series takes a look at the election’s implications on different aspects of public policy – including Canada’s bilateral relationship.

Photo: President-elect Joe Biden (4-R), his wife, Jill Biden (3-R), vice president-elect Kamala Harris (4-L) and her husband, Doug Emhoff (3-L), on stage during a celebratory event held outside of the Chase Center in Wilmington, Delaware, on November 7, 2020. EPA/JIM LO SCALZO