Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) is seeking a second term. Democrats who signed up to try to oppose him in November include Jared Henderson, a former Teach for America administrator and NASA scientist, and Leticia Sanders, a hair stylist.
The president-elect is expected to discuss the pandemic and the economy with city leaders as he continues a transition to the White House that will also include the formal unveiling of his first Cabinet picks this week.
Biden received 100,000 more votes than Jon Ossoff, the Democratic candidate in the regular Senate election; he outperformed the eight Democratic candidates in the special Senate election by the same amount.