By the Numbers: Highlights of historic Inauguration Day

A look at how the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris unfolded in a day of firsts.
1:24 | 01/21/21

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Welcome back everybody and now we take a look by even numbers it how this historic inauguration day unfolds inviting guests in the second Catholic president in US history. Begin today with a mass at the cathedral of saint Matthew the apostle joined by top congressional leaders from both parties. Meanwhile president trump gave his farewell speech and with three hours still left in his term. Boarded Air Force One for Mara Longo Frank Sinatra's classic my way blared from loudspeakers as flight took off. At least 25000 National Guard members patrolled DC today including this seven foot non scalable fence surrounding the US capitol. Three former presidents attended the inauguration 96 year old Jimmy Carter was unable to make the trip. And former president Donald Trump was notably absent. Six Supreme Court justices were there when Chief Justice John Roberts and justice Sonia Sotomayor administering oaths of office. Eight times president Biden said the word community in his inaugural dress and he said the word trumps. Zero times. And money two years old showstopper unmanned and Gorman became the youngest inaugural poet in US history. Fighting began his presidency by signing three documents from the capital. An inauguration day proclamation nominations to cabinet positions and nominations to sub cabinet positions. Followed by hours later more than a dozen executive actions.

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