Pre-Inaugural Events

Telephone lines were opened for viewer comments about inauguration day activities and preparations. Studio and remote guests also… read more

Telephone lines were opened for viewer comments about inauguration day activities and preparations. Studio and remote guests also commented on the significance of the inaugural ceremonies, traditions associated with inaugural events, and the day’s activities. Additionally, people gathering outside for the day’s events were interviewed on the streets.

Scenes of President-Elect and Mrs. Obama departing for a service at St. John’s church and other preparatory events were shown. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Ayers, Stephen T. Architect of the Capitol (Acting) Office of the Architect of the Capitol
  • Billips, Mike Public Affairs Officer Armed Forces Inaugural Committee
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Pre-Inaugural Events

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Jan 20, 2009

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  • Jan 20, 2009 | 6:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
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