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Amid Protests, Donald Trump Takes Oath Of Office To Become President

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

Donald Trump, the businessman and former star of the TV show, The Apprentice, became the 45th President of the United States on Friday. Supporters and protesters of the new president gathered in Washington, D.C., as Trump took the oath of office and delivered his inaugural address.

'We Are An Unstoppable Group': Participants Prepare For Women's March

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

Hundreds of thousands of people are participating on Saturday in a march, called the Women's March on Washington. NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with three participants about their decision to walk and their hopes and fears for the new administration.

Americans Gather In Washington, D.C., For Inauguration Day

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

People around the country reacted to President Trump's inaugural address that he delivered after the swearing in ceremony at the Capitol on Friday.

Week In Politics: President Trump's Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with David Brooks of The New York Times, and E.J. Dionne, of The Washington Post and the Brookings Institution about President Trump's inauguration.

President Trump Leads Inaugural Parade Down Pennsylvania Avenue

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

President Donald Trump and his family made their way from the Capitol to the White House for the inaugural parade this afternoon.

President Trump Outlines Vision For The Country In Inaugural Address

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

Donald Trump took office on Friday in the presidential inauguration ceremony. NPR has analysis of his remarks in the inaugural address.

Donald Trump Sworn In As 45th President Of The United States

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 3:28pm

At the U.S. Capitol Friday morning, Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. In his inaugural address, he laid out his vision for the country.

On The Day Of White House Transitions, Twitter Shifts @POTUS To Donald Trump

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 12:47pm

Twitter will automatically switch 13 million @POTUS followers to follow both the new Trump account and Barack Obama's archived @POTUS44 account.

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Donald Trump Sworn In As The 45th President Of The United States

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 11:01am

Donald Trump has completed an unlikely journey from real estate mogul to the 45th president of the United States.

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Trump's Pick To Lead USDA Heads To Washington With Some Political Baggage

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:22am

Sonny Perdue, who's been named to head the U.S. Department of Agriculture, has held many political offices in his home state of Georgia. Farmers liked him. Environmentalists, not so much.

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Mix Of People Show Up For Inaugural; Obama Leaves Oval Office Behind

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 9:38am

At the National Mall, people are filtering in for the festivities. Miguel Aguinaga tells Jennifer Ludden why as a Latino he supports Trump. NPR's Scott Horsley is at the White House as Obama leaves.

Supporters, Protesters And Rain Show Up For Trump Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 9:29am

Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Audio Cornish and Tamara Keith about Donald Trump's inauguration. Republican Rep. Tom Cole of Oklahoma weighs on candidate Trump becoming President Trump.

Watch Live: President Trump's Inauguration Ceremony

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 9:12am

Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th president around noon ET. Watch the events and follow live annotations of his inaugural address by NPR reporters and editors.

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As A Parody In 1999, Buckley Wrote An Inaugural Address For Trump

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 8:37am

David Greene and Rachel Martin talk to Christopher Buckley, a former presidential speechwriter, about what it means to see Donald Trump become the de-facto head of the conservative movement.

As Trump's Agenda Moves Forward, Protesters Mix In Crowd Of Supporters

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 8:33am

David Greene and Rachel Martin talk to NPR's Scott Horsley about the new presidential agenda, and NPR's Pam Fessler who met up with protesters at the National Mall.

Threat Of Rain Doesn't Deter Crowds From National Mall

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 8:31am

Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Audio Cornish, Tamara Keith and Cory Turner about the crush of people trying to get through security checkpoints to find a place on the mall to witness the inauguration.

Crowds Eager To Pass Through Security To Witness Trump Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 7:33am

Thousands of Donald Trump's supporters are gathering at checkpoints along the National Mall as they make their way to the scene of the Inauguration of the 45th president of the United States.

Presidential Swearing-In Ceremony Nears; Trump Defies Categorization

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 7:29am

David Greene and Rachel Martin talk to NPR's Scott Detrow about the inauguration, and to author Christopher Buckley, who was a speechwriter for President George H.W. Bush.

Live Coverage: Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 6:21am

Follow our live blog for news of the day, photos and videos from the National Mall and for analysis on what the events mean for the world.

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Examining The Economy That President-Elect Trump Is Inheriting

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 4:13am

As Trump steps into the presidency he inherits an economy in steady recovery, but there are areas with room for improvement. How might the transition change the country's direction on economic issues?




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