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House Democrats wear pro-Obamacare buttons
The buttons Democrats will be wearing during the inauguration. (Kelsey Snell/The Washington Post)

From The Washington Post’s Kelsey Snell:

Many House Democrats will be sporting a small sign of protest to today’s inaugural ceremonies: matching buttons in support of the Affordable Care Act. A spokesman for House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Democrats wanted to “wear a sign of solidarity” with President Obama’s signature health care law, which Republicans have vowed to repeal. The buttons say #ProtectOurCare.

Live coverage of Trump’s inauguration
The U.S. Capitol frames the backdrop over the stage during a rehearsal of President-elect Donald Trump’s swearing-in ceremony this week in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Donald Trump will be sworn in Friday during an inauguration that’s expected to draw between 700,000 and 900,000 people. Security officials said there are 63 demonstration groups, pro and con, also expected Friday. Follow our liveblog for updates through this afternoon’s inaugural parade.