NAW Congratulates President-elect Biden and Calls for Unity

January 7, 2021

Washington, DC – The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) today released the following statement congratulating President-elect Biden after today’s counting of electors’ votes and urging unity following the riots at the United States Capitol.

From Eric Hoplin, NAW President and CEO:

“The riots at the United States Capitol yesterday were disgraceful. Peaceful transitions of power are the bedrock of democracy and with today’s counting of the electors’ votes, our Republic prevailed. It is time to put the election behind us and unite the country. We congratulate President-elect Biden and members of the new 117th Congress. We look forward to continuing our work advocating for the wholesale distribution industry, sharing the important work our industry has done to support the country during the pandemic, and promoting policies that will get the economy back on track.”