What does PEOTUS stand for?

President-elect of the United States

PEOTUS is an acronym for the new President-elect of the United States. It is used to refer to the next POTUS until his or her inauguration in January, which is when he or she becomes POTUS.

The acronym is helpful for saving time when speaking and typing, especially in news articles. PEOTUS differentiates between the current president and the next president. It also avoids the ambiguity of just saying "president," which could refer to the president of a corporation or a different country.


So what does the PEOTUS do between November and January, anyway?
2020 PEOTUS Joe Biden
2020 PEOTUS Joe Biden

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Updated November 9, 2020

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