Presidential Inauguration News
About Inauguration 2013
President Barack Obama will be sworn in to his second term as president on Monday, Jan.21, 2013, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. The official swearing-in takes place one day earlier at the White House, but hundreds of thousands will gather on the mall and in front of the capital building to see the swearing-in and the start of the second term of the country's first black president. He will then head back to the White House and watch an inaugural parade in his honor. ABC News will offer live streaming coverage of the day's activities starting at 9 a.m. ET at http://abcn.ws/live.
The History of Presidential Inaugurations
Historian Jim Bendat discusses swearing-in of presidents through the years.
Trump, in Flap With Civil Rights Icon, Meets With MLK's Son
Trump navigates the fallout of his flap with a civil rights leader and colleague of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. while also losing a member of his incoming administration to accusations of plagiarism
Springsteen Cover Band Changes Tune, Won't Play at Gala
A Bruce Springsteen cover band has changed its tune about performing at a Washington gala the day before Republican Donald Trump's inauguration
The Latest: Springsteen Cover Band Will Skip Inaugural Event
A Bruce Springsteen tribute band has canceled its plans to perform at a Washington gala before Donald Trump's presidential inauguration
Piano Guys Say Inaugural Performance Isn't Trump Endorsement
The Piano Guys are saying their decision to perform at an event marking the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump isn't a political endorsement
What to Expect at Donald Trump's Inauguration
On Friday, Donald Trump and Mike Pence will participate in a tradition that’s over 200 years old -- the presidential and vice- presidential inauguration . “We're going to have a very, very elegant day. The 20th is going to be something that will be very, very special, very beautiful,"
European Leaders React to Donald Trump's Interviews on NATO, Russia, Brexit
European leaders reacted today to a wide-ranging interview with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump that touched on a variety of European issues from NATO to Brexit . In the interview with German newspaper Bild and The Times of London, Trump again called NATO “obsolete,” said he’d make a trade deal
Parties, Protests to Take Over DC for Trump's Inauguration
Arriving by bus, train and plane, hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation's capital for Donald Trump's inauguration and a major demonstration the day after
Women's March in DC an Echo of the Past
There are echoes of the past in the women's march on Washington scheduled for the day after Donald Trump's inauguration
Women Have Many Motivations for DC Inauguration Protest
The list of reasons drawing women to Washington for a march on the day after Donald Trump's inauguration is long