The chart you need to see before President Obama’s inaugural speech

January 19, 2013

President Obama will give his second inaugural address on Monday, a speech that will immediately be compared to every other one that has come before it.

We've written plenty about the best inaugural addresses and we'll have much more to say on President Obama's speech on Monday. But, in the meantime, check out this awesome infographic that compares not only the length of every presidential inaugural but also how the president's term turned out. (We first wrote about this chart back in early December.)

Presidential Inaugural Addresses
Chris Cillizza writes “The Fix,” a politics blog for the Washington Post. He also covers the White House.
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