With crowds at this year’s presidential inauguration projected to be about half that of four years ago, small vendors selling Obama souvenirs are struggling to put a new spin on the same gear they sold in the past. Here’s a look at what they’re selling this year:
A vendor on 6th Street and Independence Avenue was selling T-shirts emphasizing Obama's second term, because she figured most people already had some Obama gear.Mohana Ravindranath
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