Post Politics: Inauguration


Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 02/07/2013

Michelle Obama to attend slain Chicago teen's funeral

Michelle Obama to attend slain Chicago teen's funeral

By Philip Rucker  |  01:50 PM ET, 02/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 01/31/2013

Beyonce admits she lip-synced at Inauguration

I am a perfectionist, she said, and one thing about me: I practice until my feet bleed. I did not have time to rehearse with the orchestra."

By Cindy Boren  |  04:43 PM ET, 01/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 01/31/2013

AT&T gave $3 million to Obama's inauguration

AT&T gave $3 million to Obama's inauguration

By T.W. Farnam  |  12:14 PM ET, 01/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 01/23/2013

At inaugural ball, Obama honors deceased staffer

Obama on Tuesday night paid tribute to a staffer who died last summer after collapsing at the campaign's Chicago headquarters.

By Felicia Sonmez  |  11:20 AM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 01/22/2013

Obama, Biden attend National Prayer Service (video)

More than 2000 will attend the interfaith service.

By Natalie Jennings  |  11:03 AM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Obama reaches out to GOP at lunch

The president thanks members of Congress and reaches out.

By Rachel Weiner  |  04:46 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:33 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Obama pauses to take in the crowds

"I'm not going to see this again," said Obama.

By Natalie Jennings  |  02:33 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Why Lamar Alexander quoted Alex Haley

In introducing Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) quoted Alex Haley, the author of "Roots" and the co-author of The Autobiography of Malcolm X."

By Rachel Weiner  |  01:02 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Obama calls for 'collective action'

"We are made for this moment, and we will seize it so long as we seize it together," he said.

By Rachel Weiner  |  12:08 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:25 AM ET, 01/21/2013

Lupe Fiasco escorted off stage after anti-Obama comments

Rapper Lupe Fiasco was escorted off stage by security during a performance at StartUp RockOn's inauguration celebration Sunday night.

By Rachel Weiner  |  08:25 AM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 01/18/2013

Write your own inaugural address

Many of them follow a similar structure.

By Natalie Jennings  |  02:37 PM ET, 01/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 01/17/2013

Petition against Beyonce removed from White House site

Her deal with Pepsi irked public health advocates.

By Natalie Jennings  |  10:49 AM ET, 01/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 01/15/2013

Chelsea Clinton will headline National Day of Service

The former first daughter will headline an event on the National Mall.

By Annie Gowen  |  10:34 AM ET, 01/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 01/14/2013

In four short years, how the world changed

As President Obama prepares to shoulder whatever comes next, we look back on 10 trials of one presidential term.

By Marc Fisher  |  04:34 PM ET, 01/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 01/10/2013

Louie Giglio pulls out of inauguration over anti-gay comments

Giglio's anti-gay sermon from the 1990s surfaced earlier this week.

By Natalie Jennings  |  12:22 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 01/09/2013

Inaugural lunch menu: Lobster, bison, apple pie

JCCIC chairman Schumer thinks both sides of the aisle will agree on the menu.

By Natalie Jennings  |  10:38 AM ET, 01/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 01/08/2013

Medgar Evers's widow to give inaugural invocation

Myrlie Evers-Williams will give the invocation, and conservative Rev. Louie Giglio of Atlanta will deliver the benediction.

By Michelle Boorstein  |  11:30 AM ET, 01/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 11/29/2012

Your inauguration theme: "Faith in America's Future"

"Faith in America's Future"

By Natalie Jennings  |  10:51 AM ET, 11/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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