Anatomy of An Address

» Inaugural Address Delivered by President Barack Obama - January 20, 2009

After being sworn in as the 44th president of the United States, Barack Obama delivered an inaugural address that called for a "new era of responsibility." Below is a video presentation of the full speech along with an transcript annotated by the Post's political team.

Annotated Speech Transcript

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CREDITS: By Chris Cillizza, Kat Downs, and Paul Volpe,; David Broder and Bob Kaiser, The Washington Post | Transcripts by Obama Transition; Tag clouds created at

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