Democratic President-elect Joe Biden has not addressed concerns that some celebrations of his projected victory may contribute to the spread of coronavirus after his transition team declared Biden will always “listen to science.”Thousands of Americans flooded streets of major cities, including New York City, Washington and Philadelphia, to celebrate Biden ahead of his Saturday night victory speech.While many were wearing masks, the crowds tended to violate social distancing guidelines that have been recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.Biden had made fighting the coronavirus a central message in his campaign, saying it would be a top priority in his administration. His campaign declined to hold large-scale campaign rallies and criticized President Trump for bringing thousands of people together for rallies.Brittney Hernandez celebrates Joe Biden’s win in the presidential election, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Paula Bronstein) prev next Supporters of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris celebrate in Atlanta on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020. (Ben Gray/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP) prev next People dance to music as they celebrate Joe Biden’s win over Donald Trump in the presidential election, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Paula Bronstein) prev next People in New York’s Times Square look


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