It’s official. Justin Trudeau and Joe Biden will be spending a lot more time together going forward!
On January 20 — the president-elect’s Inauguration Day — the Canadian prime minister shared his well-wishes in an official statement.
Our two countries are more than neighbours – we are close friends, partners, and allies.
“On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Joe Biden on his inauguration as the 46th President of the United States of America,” began Trudeau.
He went on to acknowledge that Canada and the United States have “one of the most unique relationships in the world.”
“Our two countries are more than neighbours – we are close friends, partners, and allies,” the PM added.
Trudeau committed to working alongside the new U.S. administration to tackle challenges like the COVID-19 pandemic and recovering the economy.
He also spoke of fighting climate change, promoting inclusion and diversity, and “contributing to democracy, peace, and security at home and around the world.”
Congratulations, @JoeBiden, on your inauguration as the 46th President of the United States. Our two countries have… https://t.co/AwsU8CLBkR— Justin Trudeau (@Justin Trudeau) 1611163889.0
Trudeau isn’t the only one to have shared well-wishes with the new American leaders.